Citizen complaint process.
Do you have an issue you have not been able to resolve that has to do with a violation of a rule, law or state regulation that applies to a federal program? You have the option to file a citizen complaint against a school district, educational service district (ESD) or other school service provider. A citizen complaint is a written statement that alleges a violation of a federal rule, law or regulation or state regulation that applies to a federal program. Anyone can file a citizen complaint. There is no special form. There is no need to know the law that governs a federal program to file a complaint. You may access more information and an overview of the citizen complaint process for certain categorical federal programs by clicking here
. For more information on a filing a citizen complaint against a school district, ESD or other school service provider click here
. There are also other ways to ask questions about the citizen complaint process. Questions can be answered online on the OSPI website
, or by calling (360) 725-6100, TTY (360) 664-3631, faxing (360) 586-3305, or mailing your question to Attn: Citizen Complaint - Title I, Part A, Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504.