Requests for records must be addressed to the Right To Know Officer and can be submitted by email, mail, or in person.  The request should be specific and not seek answers to questions.  After filing a request, a response will be issued within 5 business days.  There will be a $0.25 per page charged for any copies requested.

    Please send all requests to:

    Tonya Searls

    Executive Secretary/Board Recording Secretary

    Right To Know Officer

    Shamokin Area School District

    2000 W. State Street

    Coal Township, PA  17866




    When a request is denied or deemed denial, 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, and address agency grounds that the request was denied.  An appeals officer will determine if the record(s) is subject to public access. 

    Appeals can be made to:

    Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
    Office of Open Records
    333 Market Street, 16th Floor
    Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234

    Phone: 717-346-9903
    Fax: 717-425-5343
    Email: openrecords@pa.gov

    Executive Director: Liz Wagenseller