Student Data Privacy
Federal Law, State Law, District Policies and Plans
- Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
COPPA imposes certain requirements on operators of websites or online services directed to children under 13 years of age, and on operators of other websites or online services that have actual knowledge that they are collecting personal information online from a child under 13 years of age.
- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.)
- Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment (PPRA)
The PPRA applies to the programs and activities of a State educational agency (SEA), local educational agency (LEA), or other recipient of funds under any program funded by the U.S. Department of Education.
- Student Privacy Amendments (pdf)
Utah's Student Data Protection Act starts on page 8 of the document
- S.B. 163 Student Information Amendments
This bill modifies provisions related to student data and information given to students.
- S.B. 102 Utah Student Privacy Act
This bill enacts provisions regarding access to education records.
Salt Lake City School District
- S-2: Student Records, Privacy Rights, and Release of Information
- I-18: Acceptable Student Use of Internet, Computers, and Network Resources
- P-8: Acceptable Employee Use of Internet, Computers, and Network Resources