As directed by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, the State of Pennsylvania and Nativity of Our Lord Parish, all volunteers who have any possible contact with children, including chaperones on class trips, must obtain background checks. Volunteers must complete and submit documentation for the following:
Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance (effective for 3 years)
If your Pennsylvania Residency is less than 3 years, then you must have an FBI Fingerprint Clearance Check also. Register at www.pa.cogentid.com
Volunteers must have their PA Criminal Background Check and Child Abuse Clearance on file, and must have attended or be registered and show proof of registration for a Safe Environment Training Session in order to continue coming into school Parents wishing to chaperone their child’s field trip MUST have their clearances on file at school or they will not be permitted to chaperone. We appreciate your compliance with these safety requirements.