Thomaston Public Schools Notice of Compliance with Public Act No. 16-189:  AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENT DATA PRIVACY 

Throughout the school year, Thomaston Public Schools enters into agreements with contractors to provide software to our school district. Use of this software enables Thomaston Public Schools to support student learning and/or to equip teachers with data to support personalized instruction. This notice is being posted here because the students of Thomaston Public Schools will be using software in his or her classroom that may capture and/or track the following information about your child: 

  • Name 
  • Grade 
  • Teacher
  • School 
  • Current Academic Proficiency Level 
  • History of Completed Assignments 

This data resides on secure servers maintained by the contractors and is encrypted in transit using SSL technology as well as “at rest” on the contractor's servers. Please be assured that Thomaston Public Schools treats the privacy of your child's data with the utmost seriousness and ensures compliance of all of our educational technology partners with State and Federal laws as well as general best practices. 

The list below names contractors with which Thomaston Public Schools has entered into agreements to provide software along with links to each contractor's Student Data Privacy assurance statement.  

If you have any questions about any of the contractors or the use of software in Thomaston Public Schools, please do not hesitate to contact Eric Martin, Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment at emartin@thomastonschools.org.