The Family Policy Compliance Office is excited to announce the launch  of the new Student Privacy Website! This new website replaces both the Privacy Technical Assistance Center’s and the Family Policy Compliance Office’s sites.  The Student Privacy Website can be found at:  https://studentprivacy.ed.gov. Be sure to update your bookmarks accordingly!

K12 & SEA Letters

2007 FPCO Letters

Letter to School District re: SES Providers Contacting Parents (8/10/07)

2006 FPCO Letters

Letter to Texas Office of Attorney General re: Disclosure of Education Records by School District (7/25/06)
 
Letter to Clark County School District (NV) re: Disclosure of Education Records to Outside Service Providers (6/28/06)

Letter to Los Angeles Unified School District re: Blanket Court Orders (3/28/06)

Letter to Montgomery County Public Schools (MD) re: Law Enforcement Unit Records (2/15/06)

2005 FPCO Letters
 
Letter to Eligible Student re: Student Teaching Records (11/1/05)
 
Letter to Iowa Department of Education re: Disclosure of Education Records to Medicaid Agency for Reimbursement Purposes (10/12/05)

Letter to Tazewell County (VA) School Board re: Unauthorized Access to Education Record Systems (10/7/05)

Letter to Carroll Independent School District (TX) re: Destruction of Student Test Data (9/13/05)

Letter to Universitiy of North Dakota re: Disclosure of Education Records to FAA Without Student Consent (8/15/05)

Letter to Western Kentucky University re: Disclosure of Information to Statewide Database Maintained by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education Without Student Consent (7/11/05)

Letter to University of Alaska re: Disclosure of Education Records to Legislative Audit Division (5/23/05)

Letter to School and College Legal Services of California re: Parental Access to Records of Confidential Medical Services for K-12 Students (3/14/05)

Letter to Kansas School District re: Disclosure of Information About Juvenile Registered Sex Offenders (3/8/05)

Letter to Austin Independent School District (TX) re: Disclosure of Special Education Records Under Open Records Law (3/2/05)

Letter re: conflict between Nevada law and FERPA (1/27/05)

2004 FPCO Letters

Letter re: status of education records and transcripts from public due process hearings (12/23/04)
 
Letter to University of New Mexico re: Applicability of FERPA to Health and Other State Reporting Requirements (11/29/04)
 
Letter re: Disclosure of Anonymous Data Under FERPA (11/18/04)
 
Letter to University of Wisconsin-River Falls re: Student Account Identifiers (11/5/04)

Letter to parent re:disclosure of education records to outside legal counsel (9/7/04)

Letter to Parent re: Disclosure of Education Records to Stepparents (8/20/04)

Letter to Parent re: Amendment of Special Education Records (8/13/04)

Letter to North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services re: Accrediting Organizations (8/05/04)

Letter to Northern Lebanon School District re: Disclosure of Education Records on Postcards (6/28/04)

Letter to Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education re: Internal Data Matching for Reporting Requirements Purposes under WIA (3/25/04)

Letter to Pennsylvania Department of Education re: Disclosure of Education Records to CDC Grantees (02/25/04)

Letter to Alabama Department of Education re: Disclosure of Immunization Records to State Health Officials and the Applicability of FERPA to HIPAA (02/25/04)

Letter to California Department of Education re: Disclosure of Education Records to CDC Grantees (02/18/04)

Letter to Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District (CA) re: Potential Conflict with State Law (01/16/04)

2003 FPCO Letters

Letter of Technical Assistance to School District re: Disclosure of education records containing information on multiple students (10/31/03)

2002 FPCO Letters

Letter to Kennesaw State University, Georgia re: State Open Records Request (9/27/02)
 
1999 FPCO Letters

Letter to University of Michigan re: disclosure of "directory information" to Canadian government (03/12/99)

Letter of Finding to Henry County (KY) Public Schools re: disclosure to media (3/10/99)

Technical Assistance letter to Utah Office of Attorney General re: disclosure to auditor (2/12/99)

1998 FPCO Letters

Technical Assistance letter to University of Washington re: disclosure to Canadian Government (12/30/98)
 
Technical assistance letter to California School District re: lawfully issued subpoenas (6/22/98)