STOP! ONLY INDIVIDUALS WHO WILL BE WORKING IN DCPS AND PCS SCHOOLS OR PROGRAMS SHOULD COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FOUND ON THIS PAGE. ONCE YOU COMPLETE THE APPLICATION, SEND IT TO THE DCHR SUBMISSION PORTAL.
Download the application below if it is for DCPS or PCS employees and detailed employees from other DC Government agency, contractors, volunteers, and interns, and any individual who requires a child protection clearance for work in a public school facility. Be sure the application is complete, legible and signed and that a government-issued photo ID (front only) is submitted with the application. CFSA normally processes requests within 45 days of receiving the application. As a courtesy, applications for new hires are processed within 14 days.
- Scroll down to get the application
- Name your application as "firstname_lastname_app_mm-dd-yy"
- Name your photo ID as "firstname_lastname_ID_mm-dd-yy"
- Name a combined application and ID as "firstname_lastname_app_ID_mm-dd-yy"
- Do not put periods, punctuation or special characters in your file name
- Put the date of submission in the file name – NOT the applicant’s date of birth
Submit the application per the instructions from your employer or human resources point of contact.