Background Check Procedures

 
 



Any person working, coaching, student teaching, observing or volunteering in McCracken County Schools is REQUIRED to have a current background check on file.  (If your service in McCracken County Schools has been dormant for a period longer than 6 months you must complete a NEW background check).




Background Check Procedures


Options for background check:


1)McCracken County Schools Central Office (no fee for fingerprinting)

Contact Ellie Egner@ ellie.egner@mccracken.kyschools.us

  1. (270)538-4000

Call or email to schedule an appointment (fingerprinting done on Tuesdays and Thursdays)


2)Paducah Police Department ($5.00 fee required for fingerprinting)

1400 Broadway, Paducah, KY

  1. (270)444-8590

Fingerprinting done on Monday, Wednesday and Friday only


3)McCracken County Sheriff’s Office ($5.00 fee required for fingerprinting)

Courthouse, 301 South 6th Street, Paducah, KY

(270) 444-4719


Fee for processing background checks:


Classified new employee- $20.00 (unless you live/have lived outside KY)*


Certified new employee/Student Teacher/Practicum/Sub Teacher- $32.00



*Classified new employee that lives/has previously lived outside KY must complete a state and national background check.  This fee is $32.00.


CHECK OR MONEY ORDER ONLY

MADE PAYABLE TO MCCRACKEN COUNTY SCHOOLS



Volunteer background check


Complete Volunteer background check form and submit to Ellie Egner at 5347 Benton Road, Paducah, KY 42003.  Fee for volunteer form is $10.00.  Check or money order only.