School records to be destroyed

The Bristol Board of Education will destroy special education confidential records of students who have either graduated or were dismissed from special education services with birth dates of 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, and 1987. Written notification will be mailed to the students’ last known address.

The destruction is permitted by Connecticut state law. Confidential records include referral to special services, PPT-IEP records, speech/ language testing and reports, psychological testing and reports, and correspondence with other agencies related to special education or special services. These records may be needed in the future for Social Security benefits or other purposes. Anyone wishing to obtain his/ her confidential records must call the Bristol Board of Education before the end of December 2014.

Records will be destroyed after Jan. 30, 2015.