Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

Parents Right to Know

Published on: 9/14/2020


In compliance with the requirements of the Every Students Succeeds Act, the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System would like to inform you that you may request information about the professional qualifications of your student's teacher(s) and/ or paraprofessional(s). The following information may be requested: 

  • Whether the student's teacher
    • has met State qualification and licensing criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the teacher provides instruction;
    • is teaching under emergency or other provisional status through which State qualification or licensing criteria have been waived; and 
    • is teaching in the field of discipline of the certification of the teacher. 
  • Whether the child is provided services by paraprofessionals and, if so, their qualifications. 

If you wish to request information concerning your child's teacher's and/ or paraprofessional's qualifications, please contact your child's school principal. 


Spanish Version

Conforme a los requisitos de la Ley para que todos los alumnos tengan exito, a la Savannah-Chatham County Public School System le gustaria comunicarle que puede solicitar informaci6n sobre las calificaciones profesionales del (de los) maestro(s) y/o paraprofesional(es) de su hijo/a. Puede solicitarse la siguiente informaci6n: 

  • Si el maestro del alumno: 
    • ha cumplido con la calificaci6n y los requisitos para la licencia del Estado para los niveles del grado y las asignaturas en las que el maestro ensefia; 
    • esta ensefiando en caracter provisional o de emergencia a traves del cual no se exigen los requisitos para la licencia ni la calificaci6n del Estado y 
    • esta ensefiando en el campo de la disciplina de la certificaci6n del maestro. 
  • Si son paraprofesionales los que le brindan servicios al alumno y, de ser asi, sus calificaciones. 

Si desea solicitar informaci6n acerca de las calificaciones del maestro y/o paraprofesional de su hijo/a, comuniquese con director de su escuela. 



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