In accordance with federal and state law, it is the policy of U.S.D. 231 that no student, applicant, employee, or other person will be discriminated against or harassed on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, or disability. This policy covers all aspects of admission, access, treatment, and employment in all school district programs and activities. U.S.D. 231 has procedures regarding the referral, evaluation, and placement of individuals with disabilities who are eligible for services under federal law.

The person responsible for coordinating school compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title 6 of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and Title 9 of the Education Amendments of 1972 is Melissa McIntire, Coordinator of Student Services, (913) 856-2727.

Contact Dr. Jody Marshall if you have questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination, or contact the Kansas State Board of Education, 120 SE 10th Ave., Topeka, Ks. 66612, (Telephone 913-296-3202), Office of Civil Rights, One Petticoat Lane, 1010 Walnut St., Kansas City, Mo., 64106 (Telephone 816-891-8026).

TDD available at the above numbers or use the Kansas Relay for the Deaf - 1-800-766-3777.