Schedule a Background Check


In order to be fingerprinted for a background check, you must certify the following:
  • You have not been diagnosed with COVID-19 or been in close personal contact with someone who has a confirmed diagnosis.
  • You have had no flu-like symptoms in the last fourteen days, such as fever or chills and a cough, sore throat, or shortness of breath.
  • You are not under 14 days’ home or centralized observation demanded by government and healthcare authorities.
  • You have not travelled or been in close personal contact with someone who has recently travelled outside of the United States within the last 14 days.

You will be required to follow these guidelines before being allowed entrance to the building:

  • You will have your temperature taken with a contactless thermal sensor at your forehead. If your temperature is above 99° F, you will be asked to reschedule your exam for a different day.
  • Bring and wear your own face mask before entering the office and in the fingerprint room. The mask will be inspected prior to entering the fingerprint room.
  • Use hand sanitizer upon guidance from staff upon arrival.
Fingerprint Background Check
  • Fingerprinting is performed by appointment on a Livescan system.
  • Appointments last approximately 20 minutes.
  • Background check results are typically processed in one week, but in rare cases can take as long as eight weeks.
  • Cost: $55 (nonrefundable) payable at the time of the appointment.
  • Cash/Check/Debit or Credit Card are accepted forms of payment. (At this time our office does not accept American Express.)
  • Must bring current/valid driver’s license or government-issued state identification in order to be fingerprinted.

Cost: $55.00, payable at time of appointment

Student Teacher/Observer Fingerprinting
  • Appropriate paperwork must accompany the student teacher/observer for fingerprinting.
  • The superintendent of the supervising school district must sign the background check form.
  • Cost: $55 (nonrefundable) paid by student teacher/observer at the time of the appointment.
  • A copy of background check results will be sent to the supervising school district.