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Title IX

Last Updated: 8/20/2021 10:52 AM

WHAT IS TITLE IX?

No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any educational programs or activity receiving federal financial assistance. 
-- From the preamble to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits sex discrimination in educational programs and activities. All public and private schools, school districts, colleges and universities receiving federal funds must comply with Title IX.

The regulations implementing Title IX are enforced by the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights and prohibit discrimination, exclusion, denial, limitation, or separation based on gender. Intended to end sex discrimination in all areas of education.

Board Policy 2266 – NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEX IN DISTRICT PROGRAMS OR ACTIVITIES

Reports and Complaints of Harassing Conduct

The Board is committed to promptly and equitably resolving student and employee complaints alleging Sexual Harassment. Members of the School District community, (students and Board employees, as well as, Board members, agents, volunteers, contractors, and all other third parties) are encouraged to promptly report incidents of harassing conduct to an administrator, supervisor or other School District official so that the Board may address the conduct promptly. Any administrator, supervisor, or other District official who receives such a complaint shall promptly notify a District Title IX Coordinator. Complaints can be received in person, by mail, by telephone or by electronic mail.

Investigation and Complaint Procedure

For a full description of the Poland Local Schools policy relating to sexual harassment, including both formal and information complaint procedures please visit Board of Education Policy 2266.

 

Poland Local Schools Title IX Coordinators

Dr. Maria Hoffmaster

Assistant Superintendent

3030 Dobbins Road

Poland, Ohio 44514

330-757-7000 ext.37875

mahoffmaster@polandschools.org

 

Poland Local Schools Title IX Coordinator(s) have participated in training seminars provided by Ennis Britton, L.P.A. Training seminars cover all requirements for the effective implementation of Title IX in K-12 settings.

Training Materials

2020 Training Presentation

Poland Local Schools  |  3030 Dobbins Road  |  Poland, OH 44514
Phone:330-757-7000  |  Fax:330-757-2390