• Right To Know

    In accordance with BASD Policy 801. Public Records and the Pennsylvania Right To Know Law (Act 3 of 2008):
    "The Board recognizes the importance of public records as the record of the district's actions and the repository of information about this district. The public has the right to access and procure copies of public records, with certain exceptions, subject to law, Board policy and administrative regulations."

    Contact information for the Open Records Officer
    for the Bellefonte Area School District:
    Open Records Officer
    Bellefonte Area School District
    318 North Allegheny Street
    Bellefonte, PA 16823

    Contact information for the
    Pennsylvania State's Office of Open Records
    can be found at:

    Request for Access
    Written requests may be submitted to the district in person, by mail, to a designated facsmilie machine (814-353-5342), and to a designated e-mail address (right-to-know@basd.net).
    Each request must include the following information:
    1. Identification or description of the requested record, in sufficient detail.
    2. Medium in which the record is requested.
    3. Name and address fo the individual to receive the district's response.

    Requestors can use the "Standard Right-To-Know Request Form" (pdf) developed by the district or the form on the Office of Open Records website.