Release of Information
Select information from student records can be released and made public without further authorization from parents or guardians. Information covered under this policy includes the student's name, parent/guardian name, address, date of birth, class designation, extra-curricular participation, achievement awards or honors, weight and height (if a member of an athletic team), photograph and school/district attended before he or she enrolled in the Faribault Public Schools. Any parent wishing to withhold information from distribution must make the request to the Superintendent's Office. A legal notice regarding this information is published each August in the Faribault Daily News.
Policy 200.1 of the Board of Education, District 656, declares that no person shall on the grounds of race, color, national origin, creed, religion, sex, marital status, age or disability be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any educational program or in employment or recruitment, consideration, or selection; either full-time or part-time under any educational program or activity operated by the district. Inquiries regarding compliance may be directed to: Human Resource Coordinator, 507-333-6006, or MN Dept. of Human Rights (612) 296-5633, or Equal Employment Opportunities Commission at (612) 725-6101, or the Director of Civil Rights, Department of HEW, Washington, D.C.
If You Have a Concern
We are available to answer questions and listen to your opinions, concerns and ideas. We are committed to working with you and welcome your phone calls, personal visits, and scheduled appointments.
If your concern is about classroom procedure, incident, method or student performance, contact the teacher directly.
Questions about school bus schedules or incidents should be made directly to the Faribault Transportation Co. at 507-334-5121.
If your concern is about a procedure or condition at a specific building, contact the building principal.
For concerns that are of a system-wide nature, contact the School Superintendent at 507-333-6010.