FERPA

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA):
 
As a requirement of FERPA, educational agencies must, at a minimum, inform parents/eligible students of the following rights.
 
  1. The right to inspect and review the student's education records.
  2. The right to request the amendment of the student's education records that the parent or eligible student (age 18 years) believes are inaccurate or misleading.
  3. The right to consent to disclosures of personally identifiable information contained in the student's education records, except to the extent that FERPA authorizes disclosure without consent.
  4. The right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education concerning alleged failures by the district to comply with the requirements of FERPA.