New York State Education Law Section 2-d, with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act protects student, teacher and principal data. The District is committed to maintaining the privacy and security of district Personally Identifiable Information (PII) (e.g. name, address, date of birth). We are dedicated to promoting the least intrusive data collection policies practicable that advance the goals of improving academic achievement, empowering parents with information and advancing efficient school operations while minimizing the collection and transmission of PII.
Parents' Bill of Rights for data privacy and security
The Wells Central School District has adopted a Parent's Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security which is included in every contract with third-party contractors that involves the disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
Parents' Bill of Rights
Data Sharing Agreements
Complaints of Breach/Unauthorized Release of PII
Parents and eligible students have the right to file complaints about possible breaches or unauthorized release of a student, teacher, or principal Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
Data Privacy Violation Complaint Form