Sarasota County School District Volunteer Application



This application is Only for Level 1 Volunteers, Employee Volunteers & Student volunteers.

Level 2 applications click link below.


Welcome! We are excited and honored that you are interested in being a Sarasota County Schools LEVEL 1 volunteer.  Our district offers a variety of activities you may choose from when volunteering your time.  Our volunteers and business partners provide many of the greatest services to our students!


Please read the instructions carefully when completing this application.  It is very important that the information you enter on the application matches your government issued identification card including your full legal name.  It is important that you provide a valid email address, so you can be notified as to the status of your application and for future communication.  An email address is required.  


If you have any questions about the application, please call or contact the Office of Community Relations or Safety and Security.



Thank you,


Safety and Security

941-927-9000 ext. 31132



Office of Community Relations

941-927-9000 ext. 31500


Personal Information

Personal Information

I don't have a middle name
Phone number is required
Please note:  An email address is required.  Information regarding the status of your application will be sent to the email address entered. Per Neola and District policy all volunteer applicants must disclose if they have ever been convicted or had adjudication withheld in a criminal offense, other than a minor traffic violation, or if any criminal charges are pending.  For purposes of this policy, "convicted" means there has been a determination of guilt as a result of a trial or the entry of a plea of guilty or nolo contendere, regardless of whether adjudication is withheld.  (F.S. 943.0435)
School Preferences

Please select the schools at which you wish to volunteer


Please select only ONE function from the list below.


Please select the organization(s) on behalf of which you are volunteering (if not applicable, select "None")


Please read the disclaimer below and provide your signature

By providing your signature, you are agreeing to abide by the rules and regulations of the District Volunteer Program. One or more of the volunteer activities you have selected may require you to provide your United States social security number so we can perform a criminal background check. Your social security number will only be used for this purpose.  Information is not retained.

A very important reminder for all Sarasota County School District Volunteers:

As a MANDATORY REPORTER, you are REQUIRED to IMMEDIATELY report the following situations to DCF:

  • Any time you know or have reasonable cause to suspect that child abuse, abandonment, or neglect by a parent or caregiver has occurred, which includes, but is not limited to, when a child is abused, abandoned, or neglected by a parent, legal custodian, caregiver, or other person responsible for the child’s welfare or when a child is in need of supervision and care and has no parent, legal custodian, or responsible adult relative immediately known and available to provide such supervision and care.
  • Any time you know or have reasonable cause to suspect that child abuse by an adult other than a parent, legal custodian, caregiver, or other person responsible for the child’s welfare, has occurred.
  • Any time you know or have reasonable cause to suspect that a child is the victim of sexual abuse or juvenile sexual abuse, including if the alleged incident involves a child who is in the custody of or under the protective supervision of DCF.

Reports must be made immediately by phone through the DCF Central Abuse Hotline, in writing, or through electronic reporting, to the following outlets:

  • Toll-free telephone: 800-96-ABUSE
  • Toll-free Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD): 800-453-5145
  • Toll-free fax transmission: 800-914-0004
  • Internet at https://reportabuse.dcf.state.fl.us

The complete statute can be viewed here:  http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&Search_String=&URL=0000-0099/0039/Sections/0039.201.html

Definitions of the terms contained in the statute can be viewed here:  http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&Search_String=&URL=0000-0099/0039/Sections/0039.01.html

By signing your name you agree to all the above statements. Use the mouse or touch screen to sign.

Thank You

Your volunteer application has been successfully submitted and will be reviewed per the district’s volunteer policy. In the near future, you will be notified as to your volunteer status. If you have any questions, please contact the Safety and Security.  Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Sarasota County Schools!


Safety and Security

941-927-9000 ext. 31132