“We read to know we are not alone.”
– C.S. Lewis
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Lead to Read KC. Please complete this application and code of conduct to ensure prompt processing and placement. We will forward this information to the appropriate school district.
All volunteers are required to complete a background screening. You will receive more information from us after you submit the form.
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Employer Details if applicable
Academy For Integrated ArtsBanneker Elementary SchoolBoone Elementary SchoolCitizens of World Charter SchoolCrossroads Academy Central StreetCrossroads Academy Quality HillGarfield Elementary SchoolGenesis Charter SchoolHope Leadership AcademyIndian Creek Elementary SchoolKing Elementary SchoolKIPP KCLongfellow Elementary SchoolPrimitivo Garcia Elementary SchoolTroost Elementary SchoolWendell Phillips Elementary SchoolWhittier Elementary SchoolNo Preference
Center School DistrictCharter SchoolsKansas City Kansas Public SchoolsKansas City Missouri Public SchoolsNo Preference
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Shared Volunteer: If you and friend or colleague are sharing a student for the school year please provide their name and contact information below. Both volunteers need to complete this online application and background screening.
* Ever been convicted of a crime other than a traffic violation? Yes No
* Any felony or misdemeanor? Yes No
* Any DUI/DWI? Yes No
* Is your driver’s license suspended? Yes No
* Any felony, misdemeanor or municipal charges pending against you? Yes No
* Have there ever been allegations, complaints or reports regarding your involvement in child abuse or neglect? Yes No
If you answered yes, please provide the date, description, and explanation of each incident
Please list two references of people who know you well, other than relatives, preferably for whom you have worked in either a paid or volunteer capacity.
Applicant Authorization and Agreement
You have my permission to contact my employer. I understand that any omissions or misstatements made by me on this application may be cause for my application to be declined or volunteer placement to be terminated. I understand that all information, including driver’s license, criminal background, and child abuse/neglect records and sex offender registry, will be verified and hereby consent to such verification. I declare that all the statements I have made on this application are true, correct, and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that the school district, at its sole and complete discretion, may accept or decline this application without providing me any reasons for the decision.
* I have read and agree to Lead to Read Code of Conduct
* Applicant Signature (Checking this checkbox is equivalent to your handwritten signature)