NOTICE: We only fingerprint employees or substitutes for our 17 member districts by appointment only. Click here for a list of our member districts.


Step 1
Choose a date and time on the calendar to the right to schedule a fingerprinting appointment. If you're doing this on your phone scroll to the bottom of the screen to see the calendar.

Step 2
Click here to complete the paperwork for the Fingerprinting/Background Check. You must do this prior to your fingerprinting appointment.

You must bring the following to your appointment:

Consent Form
Transaction Receipt
Driver's License

Step 3:
To complete the process you must upload a notarized copy of the Child Maltreatment form to the Department of Human Services. Your background check will not be complete until you do this.

If you are outside of WDMESC region, or are a college student, click here to make an appointment with Arkansas LiveScan in North Little Rock.

You can check the status of the background check (fingerprint) by visiting AR Department of Public Safety.

Fingerprints at WDMESC will be done by appointment only. All others will be asked to utilize the website to schedule an appointment prior to being served.

Click below to schedule an appointment