Per district guidelines, all Northshore School District (NSD) volunteers must have cleared a background check in order to volunteer in the classroom or on school-sponsored field trips.

This process can take as long as 2-3 weeks once submitted, so please do ASAP.

NSD volunteer approval is valid for ONE year. You will need to renew your volunteer status each year. Watch for a reminder about a month before it expires. The email will come from "Safe Hiring Solutions" ( 

Click this link to become a district volunteer today!

Volunteers for PTA sponsored events before/after school do NOT need NSD approval.

This is a School & District requirement.

Quick Links:

Level 1 Background Check (in-classroom or on-campus volunteer requirement)

Level 2 Background Check (chaperone or field trip driver requirement)

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