Inappropriate Content Incident Report violation of 53E-9-203

In accordance with the parameters stated in Utah law, none of the below topics are to be addressed or elicited in the curriculum, surveys,  of children in the state of Utah without written parental consent (Utah Code 53E-9-203).

  • “political philosophies;…
  • sexual behavior, orientation, or attitudes;
  • illegal, anti-social, self-incriminating, or demeaning behavior;
  • critical appraisals of individuals with whom the student or family member has close family relationships;
  • religious affiliations or beliefs;…”


USBE Rule R277-217(2)(23j and 24) an educator may not: Encourage a student to develop a prejudice on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identification [or]… knowingly or intentionally permit unauthorized collection sharing or use of student data.

R277-217(3)(b) an educator shall maintain appropriate verbal emotional and social boundaries.

Utah state code 53e-9-203(1)(c) Activities prohibited without prior written consent–

Policies adopted by a school district or charter school… shall include prohibitions on the administration to a student of any psychological or psychiatric examination, test, or treatment, or any survey, analysis, or evaluation without the prior written consent of the student’s parent, in which the purpose or evident intended effect is to cause the student to reveal information, whether the information is personally identifiable or not, concerning the student’s or any family member’s … sexual behavior, orientation, or attitudes.

If your child has been exposed to or engaged with content about the above, please report it via the following form. 
Please note :: this is NOT the state reporting form.  Should you wish to file a state complaint, click here!  
If you choose, you may do both.  The editors of this site will honour your privacy and your comfort with regard to how to move through your issues/concerns.