(See Overview in the Introduction for more information on the SPP.)
To provide guidance to school districts (LEAs) on what is required when releasing the education and disciplinary records of a child with a disability.
(1) Parental consent must be obtained before personally identifiable information is disclosed to parties, other than officials of participating agencies in accordance with this rule, unless the information is contained in education records, and the disclosure is authorized without parental consent under 34 C.F.R. Part 99 (July 1, 2005).
The parent's consent must be in writing, signed, and dated and must:
(2) Except as provided in paragraphs (M)(2)(a) and (M)(2)(b) of this rule, parental consent is not required before personally identifiable information is released to officials of participating agencies for purposes of meeting a requirement of this rule and 34 C.F.R. Part 300 (October 13, 2006).
With a few exceptions, parental (or adult child) consent is required before the educational agency discloses personal information to anyone, including:
A school district may transfer a child's education records to another school district, MR/DD or other educational agency within the state of Ohio without parental consent. Parental consent must be obtained before transferring a child's records to an educational agency in another state.