USD 443 does not disciminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, military status, primary language, and/or disability. This non-discrimination policy applies to admission, employment, programs, activities, and providing equal access to Boy Scouts and other designatred youth groups. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the Career and Technical (vocational) and/or other educational pograms of the school.
USD 443 has adopted an internal grievance procedure providing for prompt and equitable resolution of complaints alleging noncompliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 in any program or activity administered by the District. The following have been designated as Section 504 Coordinators:
Title VI, Age Discrimination Act, Section 504 or other pertaining to Employment: Executive Director of Human Resources, 1000 2nd Avenue, Dodge City, Kansas 67801 (620) 371-1004.
American Disabilities Act, Section 504 or other pertaining to facilities: Executive Director of Business & Operations, 1000 2nd Avenue, Dodge City, Kansas 67801 (620) 371-1001.
Title IX, Section 504 or other pertaining to students: Assistant Superintendents of Elementary or Secondary Education, 308 W. Frontview, Dodge City, Kansas 67801, (620) 227-1763.
Any person who believes he or she has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of disability in a program or activity administered by USD 443 may file a grievance under this procedure. Retaliation against a person who files a complaint of discriminatino on the basis of disability pursuant to the grievance procedure, or persons who participate in related proceedings, is prohibited.