Information About Volunteer Requirements

  • In order to ensure we are complying with recent changes to state law, the Kirkwood School District has an updated volunteer screening process. Below, please find our Volunteer FAQs, and the KSD volunteer application.

Volunteer Requirement FAQs

  • Why were there changes made to volunteer background checks?

  • Who needs to go through the updated screening process and have their fingerprints taken?

  • The first time I came to the school building, they ran a check using my license. Is this the same as the background check required for volunteers that might be alone with students?

  • How often will I need to go through this process?

  • I want to volunteer in a capacity where I might be alone with students, but this is a costly process and is a burden for my family. What are my options?