PARENT AND STUDENT DOE RIGHTS AND CODES

DOE DISCIPLINE CODE

The Citywide Behavioral Expectations to Support Student Learning, also known as the Discipline Code, is a guide that covers infractions and the range of possible disciplinary and other responses for grades K-5 and 6-12 in addition to the steps on how students/families can appeal decisions. This document also includes the Student's Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. 

EMERGENCY READINESS INITIATIVES

See what emergency readiness initiatives the DOE has in all schools..  

FERPA

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) gives parents and students age 18 and older rights over student education records.  Click here for FERPA information. 

PARENTS' BILL OF RIGHTS FOR DATA PRIVACY AND SECURITY

Several laws and regulations protect the confidentiality of information about your children when that information identifies them. Such information, which includes student‐specific data, is known as “personally identifiable information” or “PII.” Click here for information on the Parents' Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security.