NCLB Parental Notification Regarding Highly Qualified Teachers

  • In accordance with the federal No Child Left Behind Act, the District is required to provide parents, upon request, with specific information about the professional qualifications of their children's classroom teachers. The following shall be provided by the District upon request:

    • Whether the NYS Education Department has licensed or qualified the teacher for the grades and subjects he or she teaches.
    • Whether the NYS Education Department has decided that the teacher can teach in a classroom without being licensed or qualified under state regulations because of special circumstances.
    • The teacher’s college major and whether the teacher has any advanced degrees and, if so, the subject of the degree.
    • Whether any paraprofessionals provide service to your child and, if they do, their qualifications.

    Should you wish to exercise your right to obtain the above information about your child’s teacher, please contact the office of the Superintendent of Schools in writing at the following address to make your request:

    Mrs. Shelly O’Boyle, Superintendent
    Frewsburg Central School District
    PO Box 690
    Frewsburg, NY 14738