Pre-Student, Student Teacher and Guidance Counselor Internship/Practicum Placement Requests


    Elementary Education (K-5) and Secondary (6-12)


    If you would like to place a student teacher, intern, or practicum student in the Hempfield Area School District, please provide the following:


    ·         A letter of request on university letterhead

    ·         The time frame (start and end dates) of the placement

    ·         The guidelines for the responsibilities of the student and the cooperating teacher

    ·         All clearances (Act 34, Act 151, Act 114, and TB Test/Health Statement) MUST be turned in to the Elementary or Secondary Education Office (located in the Administration Office Building)  two weeks PRIOR to the student’s start date.

    ·         Arrest/Conviction Report from PDE 6004


    Once clearances are received, the student must report to the Administration Office to acquire a name badge to wear at all times in the building. Name badges MUST be returned when the student’s placement is completed.

    If you have additional questions, please contact:


    Elementary K-5

    Dr. Matthew Conner




    Secondary 6-12

    Dr. Mark Gross