HCPSS MPIA Request #2020-070

Requested Information
I would like all emails between the Board of Education, the Superintendent, and any HCPSS staff and Kate Amara that include any references to and/or discuss CR-112-2019.
Date Received
Responsive Documents
Responsive emails located through a search using the name “Kate Amara” as a participant and the keyword “CR112.” Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), which restricts access to student records, and MPIA GP § 4-313, which prevents disclosure of school district records pertaining to individual students, we have redacted information that could reveal individual student information from the responsive records. Under MPIA GP § 4-330, we have redacted sociological information where it contains personal phone numbers or addresses and/or has the potential to pose a risk to individual safety or privacy.

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