Information Regarding Clearances Required for Employment


PA Child Abuse - $8.00 online or by mail

Please create an account and submit your application online as you are able to obtain immediate access to the results or status of your results. Alternatively, you may also mail in PA Child Abuse.
CLICK HERE for PA Child Abuse Online Access
CLICk HERE for PA Child Abuse Printable Form

PA Criminal History - $8.00 online or $10.00 by mail

Please submit your PA Criminal History record check through the PATCH site. Alternatively, you may also mail in PA criminal history check.
CLICK HERE for PA Criminal History Online Access
CLICK HERE for PA Criminal History Printable Form

FBI / PA Cogent - $27.00 Online

Please be sure this is completed through the Department of Public Education. You must register with Cogent Systems prior to going to the fingerprint site. The closest fingerprint site to the Hazleton area is the UPS store in the Hazleton shopping center on Broad Street. You may also register over the telephone at 1-888-439-2486 Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. You must provide your registration ID to the district to access your FBI results.
CLICK HERE for FBI / PA Cogent ID Online Access


PDE Requirements


Arrest / Conviction Report and Certification Form - PDE 6004

Please refer to offenses listed as reportable to the PDE. You must report any offense listed to the PDE as stated in Act 24 of 2011 and Act 82 of 2012.
CLICK HERE for Arrest / Conviction Report And Certification Form
CLICK HERE for The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act
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