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Longview, WA, USA

Policy No. 3232

Students

 

PARENT AND STUDENT RIGHTS IN ADMINISTRATION OF SURVEYS, ANALYSIS OR EVALUATIONS

All instructional materials, including supplementary materials and teachers manuals, used with any survey, analysis or evaluation are available for inspection by parents and guardians.

No student will be required to submit to a survey, analysis or evaluation that reveals information concerning:

A. Political affiliations;

B. Potentially embarrassing mental or psychological problems;

C. Sexual behavior and attitudes;

D. Illegal, anti-social, self-incriminating or demeaning behavior;

E. Critical appraisals of close family members;

F. Privileged or similar relationships;

G. Religious practices, affiliations, or beliefs of the student or student’s parent; or

H. Income other than information necessary to establish eligibility for a program; without the prior consent of adult or emancipated students, or written permission of parents.

The district will make arrangements to protect student privacy during the administration of surveys and the collection, disclosure or use of personal information for marketing, sales or other distribution purposes.

Cross Reference: Board Policy 3231, Student Records

Legal References:

20 U.S.C. 1232h(c) No Child Left Behind Act of 2001
34 CFR Part 98

Student rights in research, experimental activities and testing

Management Resources: Policy News, April 2003, Districts Required to Review Collection and Dissemination of Information

 

Adopted: April 9, 2012