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Wisconsin Privacy of School Records Laws

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Code Section118.125, 126
Who Has Access to School Records?All records confidential. Pupil, parents, courts and school officials (under certain circumstances), and persons designated by parents or pupil may receive a copy upon request; behavioral records must be destroyed one year after student is no longer enrolled unless student permits by written consent. Student's records as they relate to health are treated as health records: school psychologist, counselor, social worker and nurse, teacher, or administrator working in alcohol or drug abuse program activities shall keep student communications regarding such confidential unless pupil consents to disclosure or if there is serious and imminent danger to anyone's health or safety or if required to be disclosed by law.
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