Section 6:260

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June 2021

Instruction

Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs

Parents/guardians have the right to inspect any instructional material used as part of their child’s educational curriculum pursuant to School Board policy 7:15, Student and Family Privacy Rights.

Persons who believe that curriculum, instructional materials, or programs violate rights guaranteed by any law or Board policy should file a complaint using Board policy 2:260, Uniform Grievance Procedure. Persons with all other suggestions or complaints about curriculum, instructional materials, or programs should complete a Curriculum Objection form. A parent/guardian may request that his/her child be exempt from using a particular instructional material or program by completing a Curriculum Objection form.

LEGAL REFERENCE 20 U.S.C. §1232h, Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment.
CROSS REFERENCE
  • Section 2:260 (Uniform Grievance Procedure)
  • Section 7:15 (Student and Family Privacy Rights)
  • Section 8:110 (Public Suggestions and Concerns)
REVIEW HISTORY 1995, 1999, 2004, 2017, December 2021