HCPSS MPIA Request #2024-007

Colleen Morris
Howard County Education Association
Requested Information
Please provide a copy of the contract HCPSS engaged in that provided a virtual speech & language pathologist with an onsite assistant that taught at Talbott Springs ES in FY23. Please ensure it includes the position(s) costs, the number of students serviced & the total number of service hours. Thank you.
Date Received
Response Notes

Responsive to this request, no record reflects the specific number of students and total hours the Speech Language Pathologist and onsite assistant at Talbott Springs Elementary School provided virtual SLP services during the past school year. Under the MPIA process, and as advised in the Seventeenth Edition of the Maryland Public Information Act Manual created by Maryland’s Office of the Attorney General, an agency is only obligated to produce existing records and has no obligation to create records to satisfy a PIA request. For reference, Special Education staff indicates the school required a two day per week placement for approximately 12 students between the end of January 2023 and the end of the school year. This placement/time would have included related caseload work outside student-specific services hours as well.


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