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5025 - Notification of Disclosure of Directory Information

 
 
5025 Notification of Disclosure of Directory Information 5025
 

In accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), directory information is defined as follows: a student’s name, address, telephone number, date of birth, and grade level; a student’s parent’s and/or guardians’ names and address; a student’s participation in school activities; a student’s diploma, certificate, and awards; the height and weight of members of athletic teams.

The Milford School District will comply with all state and federal laws regarding the disclosure of student information as described in Policy 5020. Specifically, this information will be released to organizations that will not profit from it and/or will bring value to our students. This includes such organizations as the Parent-Teacher Organizations and school Booster Clubs. Directory information will also be released, unless parents/guardians notify the school otherwise, to newspapers and media, school yearbooks and school newspapers, activity programs, and the District or school’s website. Parents will have the opportunity at the beginning of the school year to notify the schools of their desire not to have directory information released.

No directory information shall be released to individuals, organizations, and companies for the purpose of commercial profit.
 

Ref: RSA 189:29-a

Adopted: 9/1980
Revised: 11/1982, 1/1986, 6/1995, 3/2009