Equal Educational Opportunities

Level: AccompanyingDescriptor Code:Rescinds
JAA April 13, 2012
Descriptor Term:Effective Date:Date Last Reviewed
Equal Educational OpportunitiesJuly 3, 2018July 3, 2018
It is the policy of the Board to comply with the provisions of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, including amendments from the Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act of 2008 and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (I.D.E.A.) to provide a free appropriate public education for students with disabilities who qualify under the definition of the law.

No student shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination in any program or activity, on the basis of sex, race, religion, belief, national origin, age, disability, or ethnic group.

It shall be the responsibility of the Superintendent or his/her designee to develop and implement a procedure consistent with this policy and applicable laws.