Newspaper ad for record destruction

If you received special education services or were tested for services but did not qualify from the South La Porte County Special Education Cooperative (La Porte, New Prairie, South Central, Westville, LaCrosse or Wanatah Schools) and you graduated or were exited from services at least seven years prior to June 1, 2021, your records will be destroyed on or about July 1, 2021.  If you wish to obtain your records you must submit your written request to South La Porte County Special Education Cooperative, 1000 Harrison Street, La Porte, IN 46350, attention Julie Klinedinst or by email to

The records will be released only to the former student, now of legal age, upon presentation of a photo ID.  You must make your request for records by June 15, 2021, which provides the required notice to our office.