"The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education." - From the U.S. Department of Education Website
FAQ How close can a child offender live to a school?
It is unlawful for a child sex offender to reside within 500 feet of a school, playground, or any facility providing programs or services exclusively directed toward people under age 18, unless they owned the property prior to July 7, 2000.
For more FAQ's please visit the Illinois Sex Offender FAQ Site.