Public Information Requests
Your request must be in writing and addressed to the Media/Communications Specialist. Only written requests trigger a governmental body's obligations under the Public Information Act. Requests made by facsimile or electronic mail must be addressed to the Media/Communications Specialist in order to trigger an obligation under the Texas Public Information Act.
- Provide your full name and contact information including email/or fax (if available).
- Provide a heading for your correspondence that reads “Public Information Request.”
- Provide a detailed, precise description of the nature and scope of information you are seeking.
- Requests should be for documents or other information that is already in existence.
Governmental bodies are not required to answer questions, perform legal research, or comply with a continuing request to supply information on a periodic basis as such information is prepared in the future.
Written Request may be submitted by:
Complete form online.
2. By Mail:
Port Arthur Independent School District
Media and Communications Department
4801 9th Ave.
Port Arthur, TX 77642
3. Via Email:
(Subject heading should read "Public Information Request")
When necessary and allowed by law, fees may be assessed according to the following fee schedule.