In NYS, anyone under 18 (minors) must show an employment certificate before they may begin work. Many people call this “working papers."

These forms are also available to obtain during school closures.

To obtain your working papers, please contact Sarah Moline in the Guidance Office by calling (607) 478-8491, extension 227 or email:

Please note - during the COVID-19 school closure, please email Mrs. Moline at to obtain working papers.

Working Papers Information from the New York State Department of Labor