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Background Clearances

The following three (3) clearances/criminal reports must be obtained as a condition of employment with the School District.

(1) State Criminal Background Check: 

          Website:   https://epatch.state.pa.us/

          Follow the instructions for requesting a record check.

          Cost: $22.00 (subject to change by the state)

 

(2)  Child Abuse Clearances:

          Website: www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis

Follow the instructions to obtain the clearance report.  Results should be emailed to you with link to review and print the report.

Cost: $8.00 (subject to change by the state; projected increase to $13.00)

 

(3) FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Check

          Website: https://uenroll.identogo.com

YOU MUST USE THE CODE 1KG6XN IN ORDER TO OBTAIN A BACKGROUND CHECK FOR EMPLOYMENT WITH A PA SCHOOL.  FAILURE TO OBTAIN THE PDE/SCHOOL EMPLOYMENT CHECK WILL DELAY YOUR EMPLOYMENT WITH THE SCHOOL DISTRICT.

Schedule your fingerprinting appointment through the website.

Payment will be collected at the printing site.

Cost: $22.60 (subject to change)

As required by the School Code, all employees must provide written notice within seventy-two (72) hours after a subsequent arrest or conviction for an offense enumerated under 24 P.S. §§1-111(e) or (f.1).  The notice must be provided on the Act 24 Arrest Form.  This form is also completed by new employees as part of the hiring process.
If you would like a copy of your clearances, you must fill out the Request form below and contact Human Resources to schedule an appointment to pick up copies.  Copies will not be sent electronically.