Notice of Non-Discrimination

Policy Statement:

The Kansas City, Kansas School District does not discriminate, and is required by law not to discriminate, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, or disability in admission, access to, or treatment of its programs and activities.

Pursuant to applicable law, disabled individuals shall have equivalent enjoyment of the programs, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodation of any facility owned, leased, or operated by the district. Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964(2000), and the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act of 2001, the Kansas City, Kansas School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any education program or activity, including programs, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations in facilities.

Programs, Activities and Employment:

The Kansas City, Kansas School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, or disability in the administration of any employment initiative, including hiring, firing, termination, disciplinary procedures, or other related programs and activities.

Reporting:

Inquiries regarding Title IX (1972), Title VI (1964,2000), Age Discrimination Act (1975), Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act(2001) or reports of specific complaints, or alleged discrimination should be referred to:

Amy Jo Troyer
2010  N. 59th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66104
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Telephone number: (913} 551-3200 TTY: 913-627-5667
OR

Office of Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
8930 Ward Parkway, Suite 2037
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
Telephone number (816} 268-0550 TTY: 877-521-2172

Disability Related Concerns:

Complaints regarding disabilities and issues under Section 504 and/or the Americans with Disabilities Act and those relating to the provisions of special education services, should be referred to:
Dr. Michelle Colvin
2010 N. 59th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66104
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Telephone number (913) 551-3200
TTY: 913-627-5667

No Retaliation:

Regardless of the means selected for resolving the complaint, the initiation of a complaint of alleged discrimination or misconduct will not cause any negative reflection on the complainant, nor will it affect his/her access to the programs, activities, services, facilities, privileges, advantages or accommodations in facilities provided by the Kansas City, Kansas School District.

Revised this 10th day of July 2018.

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