Cambridge Public Schools

John Summers filed this request with the Cambridge Law Department of Cambridge, MA.
Due June 15, 2018
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: John Summers

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

(1) All communications since April 15, 2018, between the Office of Student Services, in particular Nerlande Mintor, and licensed providers of Applied Behavior Analysis services in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

(2) Cambridge Public School District current written guidelines for contracting with providers of Applied Behavior Analysis services.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


John Summers

From: Cambridge Law Department

Dear John Summers,
The response to your public records request of May 21, 2018 is attached.

Jennifer Simpson
Public Records Access Officer
City of Cambridge, Law Department
City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 349-4121 ‚óŹ Fax: (617) 349-4134<>

From: John Summers

Thank you very much for your timely responsiveness to my query. All best, John