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Have you been thinking about volunteering or substituting at Craftsbury Schools or other schools in OSSU? Now’s your chance! Join us for a Volunteer & Substitute Fair on Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. – 12 noon in the Craftsbury Academy Common Room. At this event, you will:

  • Get to know the impact volunteers can have.
  • Learn about the various roles available including classroom support, tutoring, substituting, sports coaches, field trip chaperones, special events, and more.
  • Get your questions answered and connect with volunteers.
  • You have the option to start your background check forms and fingerprinting at the same time. *Note: there is an applicant fee for background check/fingerprinting that is due at the time of services. Here’s what to bring to the event:

Bring for OSSU:

  • One photo ID (non-expired and government-issued) **and **
  • Payment (for volunteers) of $11.25 or payment (for substitutes) of $13.25 in the form of a check (made out to OSSU) or exact cash

Bring also for the Sheriff's Department:

  • Two forms of ID: #1-driver’s license or passport and #2- school ID or social security **and **
  • Payment of $35 in the form of check (made out to Orleans County Sheriff’s Department) or exact cash

Please submit this form to let us know if you will attend and might want to request fingerprinting services.

Whether you're a parent, community member, or professional looking to give back, your involvement will make a difference. Your time and expertise can inspire a love for learning, instill confidence, and help our students achieve their full potential.