Field Experience Program

Security Clearance Information - Palm Beach

  • New Fingerprinting ($99.00 MONEY ORDER ONLY)
    Click on this link if you are a student who has never been fingerprinted in Palm Beach county OR if your badge is expired.
  • Badge Renewal ($6.00 MONEY ORDER ONLY)
    Click on this link if your badge will be expiring within the next 60 days.
  • Internship Drug Screening Information (Student Teachers ONLY)
    Click on this link if you will be a student teacher/ intern in the upcoming semester.

District Web Page www.palmbeachschools.org

District Fingerprinting Web Page https://www.palmbeachschools.org/schoolpolice/fingerprintingandbadges/


New Fingerprinting

PRE-PAY WITH CREDIT CARD:
All credit card payments must be made ONLINE at least 24 hours prior to arrival. Credit cards will NOT be accepted at the fingerprinting office. You must bring a copy of your payment confirmation receipt to the fingerprinting office. To Pre-Pay Click HERE .

Students must print the following forms:

Bring these forms to the School District Office Along With:

  • Payment Confirmation Receipt
  • Photo ID
  • Social Security Card

Or

PAY IN PERSON WITH MONEY ORDER:
Students must print the following forms:

  • Field Experience Observation Checklist
  • Background Information Check

Bring these forms to the School District Office Along With:

  • Money Order for $99
  • Photo ID
  • Social Security Card

Internship Drug Screening Information

Drug Screening is required for all student interns seeking placement in Palm Beach County. There is no fee. Students must use a district-approved provider and must bring the Field Experience Observation Checklist to receive the screening. DRUG SCREENINGS MUST BE DONE WITHIN 30 DAYS OF THE START OF THE INTERNSHIP. THIS IS NOT COMPLETED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION. STUDENT TEACHERS WILL RECEIVE ALL NECESSARY INFORMATION WHEN IT IS TIME TO BE CLEARED.