We are pleased to notify you that in accordance with the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA),
you have the right to request information regarding the professional qualifications of your child’s teacher.
Specifically, you may request the following:
• Whether the teacher has met State qualification and licensing criteria for the grade levels
and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction.
• Whether the teacher is teaching under emergency or substitute status.
• The baccalaureate degree major of the teacher and any other graduate certification or
degree held by the teacher, and the field of discipline of the certification or degree.
• Whether the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so, their qualifications.
If you would like to receive this information, please download and complete the form below and return the form to your child’s school.
Should you have any questions, feel free to contact your child’s principal and she/he will be happy to assist you.