The chart below outlines common activities parents participate in and indicates whether or not a background check is required. Background checks are NOT required for visitor activities.
Volunteer Activity – Background Check Required
Visitor Activities – Background Check
Classroom, Library or Office Volunteer
Eating with your Child in a Supervised Area
Special Event Helper (Fun Night, School Pictures, Carnivals, Dance Chaperone, Assisting with Sporting Events, Classroom Parties)
Attending School Events (concerts, sporting events, science fair, egg drop, open house, graduation, senior project panels, advisory committees)
Shadowing Your Child (attending class, recess, etc.)
Parent Conferences and Meetings
Any Task/Activity Without Direct Supervision from a School Employee
Picking up or dropping of homework, forms, lunch, etc.