In an effort to streamline the background clearance process and more efficiently manage volunteers, the District has moved to an online volunteer management system. The new system can be accessed here from any computer or smartphone.
Opportunities to Get Involved
Alumni Association Literacy Volunteer
5,000 Male Role Models School-based needs
Parent Academy Mentoring
Parent Action Leader Safe Routes to School
Parent-Teacher Association School Advisory Council
Parent Workshop Coordination Tutoring
Family Resource Distribution Center
Level 1 Volunteer
A Level 1 volunteer is one who has contact with students, within the presence of a District employee or is assigned duties that may not directly involve students. This level volunteer requires an Internet Criminal History Tool (ICHAT) and the Michigan State Police Sex Offender Registry check.
Level 2 Volunteer
A Level 2 volunteer is one who has direct contact with students outside of the presence of a District employee or who is assigned duties such as: tutoring, overnight and out-of-state trip chaperone, coaching, or a long-term mentoring assignment. This level volunteer requires a Criminal Convictions/Background check and Fingerprinting.
A "Regular Volunteer" is one who volunteers inside a DPSCD building one or more times a week, necesitating participation in weekly COVID testing.
To register for Covid testing through our affiliate, LynxDx, please use this link