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6:260 Complaints About Curriculum, Instructional Materials, and Programs

Parents/guardians have the right to inspect any instructional material used as part of their child’s education curriculum pursuant to School Board policy 7:15, Student and Family Privacy Rights.
Parents/guardians, employees, and community members who believe that curriculum, instructional materials, or programs violate rights guaranteed by any law or Board policy may file a complaint using Board policy 2:260, Uniform Grievance Procedure. 
Parents/guardians, employees, and community members with other complaints about curriculum, instructional materials, and programs should complete a Curriculum Objection Form.  A parent/guardian may request that his/her child be exempt from using a particular instructional material or program by completing a Curriculum Objection Form. The Superintendent or designee shall establish criteria for the review of objections and inform the parent/guardian, employee, or community member, as applicable, of the District’s decision. 

LEGAL REF.:  20 U.S.C. §123h, Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment.

CROSS REF.:  2:260 (Uniform Complaint Procedure), 7:15 (Student and Family Privacy Rights), 8:110 (Public Complaints)

ADOPTED:  November 22, 2004

REVISED:  September 13, 2021
April 10, 2023