Final Determination Record

Rittmeyer v. Highlands School District

OOR Dkt. No.: AP 2019-0503
Case Status: Pending in Common Pleas

Allegheny

Request sought the name of a specific Agency employee. The Agency did not prove that the records are exempt employee data. Granted.

  • Section 708(b)(7) - Agency employee records
  • Section 708(b)(7)(ii) A performance rating or review
  • Section 708(b)(7)(iii) The result of a civil service or similar test administered by a Commonwealth agency, legislative agency or judicial agency. The result of a civil service or similar test administered by a local agency shall not be disclosed if restricted by a collective bargaining agreement. Only test scores of individuals who obtained a passing score on a test administered by a local agency may be disclosed.
  • Section 708(b)(7)(iv) The employment application of an individual who is not hired by the agency
  • Section 708(b)(7)(ix) An academic transcript
  • Section 708(b)(7)(v) Workplace support services program information
  • Section 708(b)(7)(vi) Written criticisms of an employee
  • Section 708(b)(7)(vii) Grievance material, including documents related to discrimination or sexual harassment
  • Section 708(b)(7)(viii) Information regarding discipline, demotion or discharge contained in a personnel file. This subparagraph shall not apply to the final action of an agency that results in demotion or discharge
  • The agency invoked a 30 day extension to respond to the request.

Filings Received by OOR
Filed Adjudicator Description or File Name Document
04/30/2019 2019-0503_Rittmeyer(Tribune-Review)-HighlandsSD_FD.pdf
05/29/2019 Allegheny Court of Common Pleas Petition for Review
05/29/2019 Allegheny Court of Common Pleas Court Writ of Certiorari
06/17/2019 Allegheny Court of Common Pleas OOR Certified Record
07/11/2019 Allegheny Court of Common Pleas Petition to Intervene