The following information is provided in response to 34 C.F.R. Part 106.8 of the 2020 Title IX Regulations, mandating notice of a nondiscrimination policy and adoption and publication of grievance procedures that provide for the prompt and equitable resolution of student and employee complaints.
In accordance with Title IX, the district does not, and is required not to, discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs or activities. The requirement not to discriminate extends to employment. As a school district serving students in kindergarten through grade 12, the district is not subject to provisions in Title IX Regulations (Subpart C) prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex in admissions and recruitment. However, the district does not discriminate on the basis of sex in admissions or transfer requests.
The district has designated and authorized the following employee as the Title IX Coordinator to address concerns or inquiries regarding discrimination on the basis of sex, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, and gender-based harassment:
1088 W. Bearkat Drive
Cushing TX 75760
REPORTING POTENTIAL SEX DISCRIMINATION AND/OR HARASSMENT
Reports on sex discrimination, including sexual harrassment can be made at any time and by any person, including during non-business hours, by mail, phone, or email or any other means that results in the Title IX Coordinator receiving the person's verbal or written report. During district business hours, reports may also be made in person. Upon the district receiving notice or an allegation of sex-based harassment, the Title IX Coordinator will promptly respond in accordance with the process described at FFH (LOCAL).
OTHER KINDS OF DISCRIMINATION
The following district representatives have been designated to address concerns or inquiries about other kinds of discrimination:
For concerns regarding discrimination on the basis of disability, see the ADA/Section 504 Coordinator:
Dee Cruz at 1165 Bearkat Drive, Cushing TX 75760.
For all other concerns regarding discrimination, contact
Superintendent Michael Davis at 1088 W. Bearkat Drive, Cushing TX 75760.