Thanks you for your interest in volunteering for the
Washington Unified School District!
WUSD is seeking volunteers who support our mission to provide a community-promoting family involvement, strong partnership, and school pride. 
Community involvement is essential to the success of the District. We believe that volunteer efforts support our belief that individuals require community to thrive and it builds responsibility through participation and service. We welcome all volunteers ready to contribute to the success of school events, activities, and daily learning experiences.

Steps to becoming a volunteer...
  • Begin at the school site for which you wish to volunteer. The school will provide you with a Volunteer Information Sheet to complete. A school site administrator will review your information and provide their signature.
  • Next, gather and submit the required documents* (listed below) to the Human Resources Department (located at 930 Westacre Rd., West Sacramento, CA 95691).
  • The Human Resources Department will need the following documents completed for your volunteer file and submitted for approval.
*Required documents for ALL volunteers:
Submit  a completed Volunteer Information Sheet
Submit a current Negative TB Test/Chest X-Ray (dated within 60 days)
Submit a copy of a state issued ID 
Submit a completed Volunteer Emergency Card
Live Scan Fingerprinting Results (Category** 2 Volunteers ONLY)
Volunteers will be approved after all required steps are completed and all documents are on file with the Human Resource Department. School sites are informed of volunteer status on an ongoing basis.

**WUSD has two (2) Categories of volunteers:

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Assist while in view of the teacher. Category 1 does not require fingerprinting clearance.  Examples include: room parent, dance chaperones, science fair or carnival volunteers, or one-time classroom volunteer/presenter.

card header iconCategory 2:

Assist on a regular basis and may assist outside of a teacher's view.  Category 2 does require fingerprinting clearance.  Examples include: adult safety patrol, field trip chaperone, club sponsor, overnight field trip chaperone, and student mentors. 

card header iconAdditional Information and Forms below:

Volunteer information and forms are provided in three languages:
REMEMBER the Volunteer Information Sheet must be signed by the school site administrator before submitting paperwork to the District Office.