Internship Procedures

 

PROCEDURES FOR REQUESTING CONSIDERATION FOR STUDENT PRE-PRACTICUM OR PRACTICUM

1. Applicants seeking placement for a pre-practicum or practicum must submit the following 3 forms: Practicum Request, Statement of Non-Disclosure and Vehicle Registration Information (links provided below). Please return completed packet to the Superintendent’s Office or email it to Christina Aponte  Please be sure to include a personal resume and college course requirement including hour requirements and anticipated start/end dates.

2. Applicant must come into the District’s central office at 14 Maple St., Belchertown, MA to complete a CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) form and must present a government issued photo I.D. If a full student practicum is being requested (or pre-practicum over 30 hours), applicant must also complete a fingerprint-based criminal history background check. Information can be found on the Practicum Application regarding this process. There is a $35 fee.

3. After Steps 1 and 2 have been completed, applicant will then be instructed to contact a Principal for an interview. The Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning will have final approval of all placements and will notify the applicant of the Principal’s decision.