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3232 - Parent and Student Rights in Federal Programs



All instructional materials, including supplementary materials and teacher manuals, used with any survey, analysis or evaluation in a program or project supported by federal funds are available for inspection by parents and guardians. 

No student will be required as part of any project or program supported by federal funds to submit to survey, analysis or evaluation that reveals information concerning the following without the prior consent of adult or emancipated students or written permission of parents/guardians:

    1. political affiliations
    2. potentially embarrassing mental or psychological problems
    3. sexual behavior and attitudes
    4. illegal, anti-social, self-incriminating or demeaning behavior
    5. critical appraisals of close family members
    6. privileged or similar relationships
    7. income, other than information necessary to establish eligibility for a program
Legal References:  
20 U.S.C. 1232h Protection of Pupil Rights (Hatch Amendment)
4 CFR Parts 75, 76, and 98(1984) 3 Student rights in research, experimental activities and testing


First Reading: May 7, 2002

Adopted by the Board: July 16, 2002

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