Public Notices

Federal Law Regarding Civil Rights Regulation
Justice for All Poster
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, and reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.) should contact the responsible State or local Agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information is available in
languages other than English.

To file a complaint alleging discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, AD-3027, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. 
To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410

fax: (202) 690-7442

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Notice to Parents and Guardians of Students who attended Sunnybrook School District 171 in Lansing, IL

In accordance with the Illinois School Students Records Act and the federal Family Education Rights and Policy Act, this notice is to inform you of the policies and procedures in reference to school records. All “permanent” student records are retained for 60 years after the student has transferred, graduated, or withdrawn from Sunnybrook School District 171 Student “temporary records” are retained for five (5) years after the student has transferred, graduated or withdrawn from Sunnybrook School District 171.

Temporary Student Records: Notice is hereby given that “temporary” student records for special and regular education students that formerly attended Sunnybrook School District 171 who graduated, transferred, or withdrew from Sunnybrook School District 171 on or prior to June 2011 will be destroyed in accordance with applicable law.

Permanent Student Records: Notice is hereby given that “permanent” student records of special and regular education students that formerly attended Sunnybrook School District 171 who graduated, transferred, or withdrew from Sunnybrook School District 171 on or prior to June 1956 will be destroyed in accordance with applicable law.

Parents and guardians have the right to inspect or copy students’ records pursuant to Sunnybrook School District 171’s policies and procedures and according to state and federal law.