What is your Student Privacy Policy

At Franklin Discovery Academy we employ a variety of teaching methods and tools in the classroom including computer hardware and software.  When used appropriately, technology helps engage students in active learning while accelerating assessments and feedback. In order to safeguard student information third party software companies must have a legal non-disclosure agreement with Franklin Discovery Academy.

Who is your designated individual responsible for policies relating to data use and privacy

The designated employee at Franklin Discovery Academy is:

Julie Chacon 
julie.chacon@franklindiscovery.org
(801) 785-6500

What is FERPA?

FERPA stands for Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. The video bellow is provided by the Federal Governments Family Policy Office  http://familypolicy.ed.gov/

New 2017-2018 Privacy Policies

Currently the IT committee of the Franklin Discovery Academy School Board is updating our student data policy to reflect recent federal changes for the 2017-2018 school year. The updated policies will be added to our website after adoption by the governing school board of Franklin Discovery Academy.