It is the policy of the Board of Education to inform members of the public about the administration and operation of the public schools in accordance with the Freedom of Information Law of the State of New York.

    The Superintendent shall develop regulations insuring compliance with the Freedom of Information Law, govern the procedures to be followed to obtain access to District records, and submit such regulations to the Board for approval. The Superintendent shall designate, with Board approval, Records Access and Records Management Officers, pursuant to law.

    Retention and Destruction of Records
    The Board hereby adopts as policy the Records Retention and Disposition Schedules as promulgated by the Commissioner of Education, setting forth the minimum length of time District records must be retained.

    Policy References:
    Education Law Section 2116
    Public Officers Law Section 84 et seq.