• In compliance with Board Policy No.801-AR-2, the McKeesport Area School District establishes the following fee structure in accordance with the law and the Office of Open Records guidelines.

       Copies: 25 cents per page

      (A copy is either a single-sidedcopy or one side of a double-sided copy of a standard 8.5" x 11"page.)

      Certification of a Record:$1.00 per record, not per page

      •Specialized documents, for example, but not limited to, blue prints, color copies, non-standard sized documents: Actual Cost

       Facsimile/Microfiche/Other Media: Actual Cost

       Redaction Fee: No Redaction Fee

      Postage Fees: Fees for postage will be the actual cost  of Mailing

       

      After filing a request, a response will be issued within 5 business days. 

      The public has the right to access and procure copies of public records, within certain exceptions, subject to law, Board policy and administrative regulations.
       
      In order to make a request for information please download and then follow the directions on the Right to Know Request form.  Click Here for the Right to Know Form
       
      FILING AN APPEAL
       
      When a request is denied or deemed enial, a requester may file an appeal to the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records.  The appeal must be filed within 15 business days of the denial or deemed denial date.  The appeal must also include the request, agency denial if one exists, address agency grounds that the request was denied, and state why you believe the records are public records.  An appeals officer will determine if the record(s) is subject to public access.
       
      An appeal may be filed to the Office of Open Records via its Online Appeal Form, email, fax, or in person at:
       

      Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

      Office of Open Records

      Commonwealth Keystone Building

      333 Market Street, 16th Floor

      Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234

      Phone:  (717) 346-9903

      Fax:  (717) 425-5343

      openrecords@pa.us 

       

      CONTACT INFORMATION

        

      McKeesport Area School District Right-to-Know Officer

       

      Joseph Villella

      Business Manager/Board Secretary

      3590 O'Neil Boulevard

      McKeesport, PA 15132

      (412) 664-3608 (phone)

      (412) 664-3952 (fax)

      JVillella@mckasd.net

       

      Important Documents:                         Commonly Requested Records:                         Important Links:

      Right to Know Law Request Form       Audits                                                                  Office of Open Records' Website

      Right to Know Law Policy                    Contracts                                                             Office of Open Records' Fees

      Right to Know Law                               Meeting Minutes