Digital Privacy & Security

New York State Education Law gives you the right to information about how Herkimer Central School District is safeguarding student and staff data.

Parents’ Bill of Rights

The Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security details many of the guarantees the district makes to parents that students’ data will be safeguarded. Read the Bill of Rights: Parents’ Bill of Rights

Our Third-Party Partners

The Herkimer Central School District works with many third-party vendors to provide services to our employees, students and families. You can review our contracts with these third-party partners here:

Supplemental Contract Information: Herkimer CSD

Data Breaches or Concerns

If at any time the district learns that student and/or teacher/principal data has been compromised, parents and guardians will be notified, and the data breach will be reported to the state Education Department. Parents who have concerns or complaints about data privacy or security may file a complaint by contacting the Data Protection Officer, Ryan Orilio, at

The district has adopted Policy #5306: Protection of Student, Teacher, and Principal Personal Information (Data Security and Privacy) to support the privacy and security of personal information.

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