Background Check Information

The Rankin County School District Human Resources Department must background check the following individuals:

  • All potential RCSD employees
  • Kelly Services hires
  • Student Teachers
  • Vendors
  • ParaProfessionals
  • ParaProfessional Volunteers (Trainer, Coach, or After School Program Instructor)
  • Performing Arts Volunteers
  • Chaperones for overnight field trips

All background checks must be scheduled through Human Resources. Pleaes contact Christy Ladner at 601-825-5590 to schedule an appointment. Anyone needing to be background checked will need to bring the following documentation to their appointment:

  • $40.00 Cash
  • Social Security Card
  • Driver's License

All new hires must complete a background check performed by the RCSD Human Resources Department before being eligible to attend a new hire orientation meeting and also before beginning their first day of work. Any volunteer within the District that is not required to complete a background check must complete the following volunteer form and sign our confidential agreement. These forms are kept on file with local school administration.