Board of Education recognizes that volunteers can make many valuable
contributions to our schools. The Board endorses a volunteer program
that encourages community residents to take an active role to become
school volunteers subject to suitable regulations and safeguards.
New Milford Public Schools recognizes that just about any volunteer
situation may result in direct contact with students. Our obligation to
take appropriate measures to keep our children safe is one of our
primary concerns. We will be requiring criminal history checks, at no
cost to you, of all adults who wish to act as volunteers in our schools
or chaperones on our field trips.
district will provide dates and times at each of the six schools for
you to come in and be fingerprinted. Each building principal will supply
those individuals who wish to volunteer with more specific information.
Volunteers should be aware that :
- they must have signed up on a volunteer list through their student’s teacher before they call for an appointment. - an appointment is necessary and walk-ins will not be accepted.
Click the "Fingerprint Information" button to see dates and times available for the fingerprinting of volunteers.
There will be monthly dates and times posted as they are scheduled.