Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Provident Charter School!

We have many opportunities available for volunteers.  Please contact the staff member listed below that best meet your volunteering goals.

 Please see the details to the right pertaining to information that must  be submitted before you are able to volunteer with us.

Please note:  All clearances must be dated within the past year.  No volunteer is able to begin until their clearances are submitted and approved.

Once you have completed all of the required clearances, please send the documents to Darlene Brown at dbrown@providentcharterschool.org.

Volunteer Clearances

  1. Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance:  Visit https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home.  Click the first link “Create Individual Account”.  Complete the application. Submit clearance to school administrator.
    Cost to volunteer: Free if no other requests for 57 months, otherwise $10.00 (some exclusions apply as explained on the website)
  2. Pennsylvania State Criminal Record Check:  Visit https://epatch.state.pa.us/.  Click the yellow box, (Volunteers Only)  Submit clearance to school administrator.   Cost to volunteer: Free if for volunteer purposes only and you follow the Yellow link for Volunteers Only.
  3. Arrest/Conviction Report and Certification Form (ACT 24 of 2011 and ACT 82 of 2012):  Visit www.education.pa.gov/documents/teachers-administrators/background%20Checks/arrest%20or%20conviction%20form.pdf . Complete form and submit to office. This is a self-declaration form.
    Cost to volunteer: Free
  4. If you have been a PA resident for ten years or more: you do not need to submit the Federal Criminal History Record listed below. You will need to fill out a PA Resident for 10 years Disclosure Statement Application for Volunteers  OR  If you have not been a resident of PA for the past ten years: you must also submit the Federal Criminal History Record by visiting  https://www.identogo.com/locations/pennsylvania scroll to bottom and select Digital Fingerprinting. Enter code 1KG6Q9. Select Schedule or Manage Appointment, complete the application form and schedule a fingerprinting station. Submit your UE ID# / Unofficial results to school administrator.
    Cost to volunteer: $22.60.
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