MONTGOMERY - The Alabama State Department of Education has scheduled the destruction of certain special education records for Feb. 28.
Records to be destroyed pertain to special education state complaints, mediations and due process hearing requests filed in 2014.
If you are the parent of a child (or a student aged 19 or older, or a former student aged 19 or older) involved in a special education state complaint, mediation or due process hearing request with records maintained at the ALSDE during this timeframe, you may request the state complaint, mediation or due process hearing request records pertaining to your child or yourself by mailing or faxing a signed, written authorization to release the records to:
Dr. Melissa Card or Ms. Bernice Rush-Harrison
Alabama State Department of Education
Special Education Services
P.O. Box 302101
Montgomery, AL. 36130-2101
Or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The written authorization to release the records must be received by 4 p.m. Feb. 24. Your letter should include the student’s name, current mailing address and telephone number.
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