Only individuals requesting to be a volunteer with Springfield Public Schools in Missouri should complete this form.
A VOLUNTEER is an uncompensated adult who assist teachers, administrators, or other staff in public school classrooms, schools, or school district programs.
-VOLUNTEERS serve under the guidance and direction of district personnel.
-VOLUNTEERS must be screened through an FBI fingerprint background check, register with the Family Care Safety Registry prior to volunteering, and wear identifying stickers/badges at all times while on school grounds or at school-sponsored events.
-VOLUNTEERS, like visitors, must check in at the front desk and present their identification for approval through the visitor management system when entering school buildings.
Individual assigned a task such as:
-Chaperoning an overnight event or field trip
-Working at the book fair or in the library or office
-Providing classroom support
-Serving as a reading/math tutor
Individual volunteering from organizations/programs including:
-Big Brothers Big Sisters
-Community Partnership of the Ozarks
-RSVP Reading Buddy
-School-sponsored before- or after-school clubs