Freedom of Information Act Requests

Any request for official public records made under Virginia’s Freedom of Information Act shall be directed to the Board Clerk via the address below or by calling 382-5100, x1003:
Board Clerk
Montgomery County Public Schools
750 Imperial Street SE
Christiansburg, VA 24073

In accordance with FOIA, such requests shall contain reasonable specificity regarding the requested documents.  Certain categories of documents may be withheld in accordance with FOIA.  These categories include personnel records; students records; tests and examinations used to evaluate student or employee performance; crisis plans and security records; records related to attorney-client privilege, closed session materials, etc.

Upon receipt of a FOIA request, MCPS will respond in writing within five (5) working days of the date such request was received.  If additional time is needed to respond to the request, if any of the requested records will be withheld under any FOIA exemption, or if an advance deposit is required for costs associated with responding to the request, the requestor shall be informed within the five day window.