Notice Regarding Special Education Records

MSAD #1 must notify students/parents when the school has determined that special education records are no longer needed to provide a student with a free, appropriate, and public education as required according to Chapter 101, the Maine Special Education Regulations.  Records will be destroyed at the end of the school year in which a student would turn 26.  If you wish to obtain these records you should contact the Special Education office at (207) 764-3036 prior to July 1, 2022.  These records may be useful in the future if an application is made for federal benefits.

MSAD #1 will permanently keep digitized records of the students most recent IEP, the Written Notice or Minutes of that meeting.  Summary of Performance and the most recent evaluations.  The school department shall maintain, permanently, a record of the student’s name, address, phone number, grades, attendance record, classes attended, grade level completed and year completed.