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  • On Wednesday, May 6, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. A letter from CEO Dr. Monica Goldson is forthcoming with more information.

    El miércoles, 6 de mayo, la Dra. Karen Salmon, superintendente de educación del estado, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas de Maryland permanecerán cerradas por el resto del año escolar 2019-20. Próximamente se enviará una carta de la Dra. Monica Goldson, directora ejecutiva, con más información.

    Le mercredi 6 mai, la Surintendante de l'éducation de l’État, Dr Karen Salmon, a annoncé que toutes les écoles publiques du Maryland resteront fermées pour le reste de l’année scolaire 2019-2020. Une lettre de la Directrice exécutive, Dr Monica Goldson, suivra avec plus d'informations.

  • Fingerprinting for Volunteers

     Fingerprinting and Background Check Information   

    Contact Information

    Hours of Operation
    8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    Monday - Friday

    Sasscer Administration Building
    14201 School Lane, Room 128
    Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772 

    Telephone: 301.952.7831
    hr.backgroundunit@pgcps.org

    Background Check Information

    Due to a recent change in policy (Administrative Procedure 4215), commercial background checks can no longer be utilized for field trips. 
    • Cost of Fingerprint Background Check $56.57
    • Cost of Commercial Background Check $7.00 (not applicable for field trips)
    • Cost of Online Commercial Background Check $7.26 (not applicable for field trips)

    Download Criminal History Check Procedure  Complete and pay for commercial background application

    The Fingerprint Office accepts payment in the form of cash, money order, debit/Visa/MasterCard. 

    For questions, contact the Background Unit at 301.952.7831