Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) - Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.
Parent's Guide to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act: Rights Regarding Children’s Education Records
Parent's Guide for Understanding K-12 School Data Breaches
Transparency And Public Availability Of Public School Performance Data -- Reporting -- Availability For Timely Use To Improve Instruction (20-7-104, MCA) - The State of Montana law specifies what student data may be collected and how it can be shared and disseminated.