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May 31, 2016


PUBLIC NOTICE: ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENT TO DESTROY SPECIAL EDUCATION RECORDS

The Division of Exceptional Students of Newton County Public Schools will destroy records that have been collected, maintained, and/or used in providing special education services. This activity is in compliance with federal, state and local policy. The destruction of data policy provides that records may be destroyed when they are no longer needed for educational planning purposes.

STUDENTS WHO WILL BE AFFECTED

The destruction policy only applies to SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS BORN in 1992.

TO OBTAIN THESE  EDUCATIONAL  RECORDS REQUEST FOR RECORDS MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO JULY 1, 2016

Contact the Office of Special Education:   

Newton County Public Schools-Board of Education
2109 Newton Drive
P. 0. Box 1269
Covington, GA  30015
(770) 787-1330, Ext. 1204.  

Records will be provided only to a former student who is 18 years of age or older, or the legal guardian.              

We will notify the individual by phone when the requested records are prepared.   The records must be obtained at the Board of Education. Anyone obtaining records will be required to produce identification that contains both picture and signature.