Welcome to Our District

Thank you for your interest in the Jim Thorpe Area School District.  We invite you to apply for a position with us by downloading and completing the appropriate application. 

All applicants must comply with recent Pennsylvania Legislation (Act 34 of 1985) regarding employee screening.  You must provide us with Criminal History Record Information, and Child Abuse History Clearance Information, which can be downloaded from the links below.  The forms are also available from the Pennsylvania State Police and the Department of Public Welfare.

For professional education positions, additional information needed includes a copy of your Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate and official transcripts.

When there is a vacancy for which you have applied, your complete application file will be evaluated.  Invitations for personal interviews will be extended to those applicants who appear to best meet our needs. To maintain an active application, it is necessary to update annually.


  Jim Thorpe Area School District Applications

Pennsylvania Clearances Forms



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