Parents’ Bill Of Rights
The District, in compliance with Education Law 2-d, provides the following:
A student’s personally identifiable information will not be sold or released for any commercial purpose;
Parents have the right to inspect and review the complete contents of their child’s education record. Procedures for reviewing student records can be found in the Board Policy entitled Protection of Pupil Rights Policy;
Security protocols regarding confidentiality of personally identifiable information are currently in place and the safeguards necessary to protect the practices. The safeguards include but are not limited to encryption, firewalls, and password protection;
- New York State maintains a complete list of all student data collected by the State and the data is available for public review at: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/irs/sirs/documentation/NYSEDstudentData.xlsx, or by writing to: Office of Information & Reporting Services, New York State Education Department, Room 863 EBA,89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234;
Parents have the right to have complaints about possible breaches of student data addressed. Complaints should be directed to Mr. Jason Thomson, Superintendent of Schools or to NYSED in writing to The Chief Privacy Officer, New York State Education Department, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany NY 12234, and email to: CPO@mail.nysed.gov.