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Volunteer in Our Schools

Volunteer opportunities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Musicals
  • Plays
  • Field Days
  • Athletic Coaches
  • Marching Band
  • 1-on-1 Tutoring
  • Field Trips
  • Class Celebrations








Initial Clearances must be dated within 60 months.

They must be resubmitted every 60 months from date on clearance.

Once approved you must volunteer one time per school year to stay active.


1. Volunteer Application
  • This application is available by clicking Volunteer Applications.  Next, click "Apply" next to the initial school you wish to volunteer for; if you are interested in volunteering in more than one school you will be given the option to add more schools by scrolling to the bottom of the "Current Vacancies" section of the application.


2. Child Abuse Clearance – Volunteer No cost – 717-783-6211 or 1-877-371-5422
3. State Criminal History (PATCH) Clearance – Volunteer No cost – 1-888-783-7972
4. FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Clearance - $22.60 - 1-844-321-2101


Volunteer Residency Affidavit: Can be submitted as an alternative to the FBI Clearance if you meet the following criteria:

  • You will always be volunteering directly under the supervision and direction of a school administrator, a teacher or other member of the school staff.
  • You have never been convicted of a disqualifying crime in Pennsylvania, or the corresponding offenses under the laws of any other jurisdiction and you have lived in the state of PA for 10 years or more.

If you will be unaccompanied with students or chaperone a field trip, you will be required to obtain an FBI Fingerprint Criminal Background Clearance; the volunteer residency affidavit form is not acceptable (per Franklin Regional School Board Policy: 7407 Volunteer Policy).


5. PDE Form 6004 found in the volunteer application


6. If required: Tuberculosis (TB) Test:
  • If required by the PA Department of Health, a TB test dated within the past 12 months must be provided. 


For questions call the building secretary or email


Additional Information:

-Frequently Asked Questions

-FRSD 916 Volunteer Policy