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In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, Big Oak Flat/Groveland Unified School District is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.
Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.
To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form-0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
Big Oak Flat/Groveland Unified School District is an equal opportunity provider.
Complaints regarding Discrimination, Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying, Exceptional Needs Students, Categorical Programs, Federally Funded Programs including but not limited to Title II, Title 5, 504 program complaints regarding Discrimination, Harassment, Intimidation, Bullying, Exceptional Needs Students, Categorical Programs, Federally Funded Programs including but not limited to Title II, Title 5, and 504 programs.
Wynette Hilton, Superintendent
19177 Highway 120/PO Box 1397Groveland, CA 95321
Big Oak Flat-Groveland Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer/provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, sexual orientation (heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality, and gender identity), medical condition (cancer and genetic information including family medical history), or disability (medical, mental or physical, including HIV and AIDS), and denial of family medical care leave and pregnancy leave, or military and veteran status.
Federal Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), implemented at 34 C.F.R. § 106.31, subd. (a), provides that no person shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any academic, extracurricular, research, occupational training, or other education program or activity operated by a recipient which receives federal financial assistance. Relevant here, Title IX requires school districts to take immediate and appropriate action to investigate when it knows or reasonably should know of a possible Title IX violation.
Title IX Training Resources:
K-12 and Title IX – What You Need to Know [PDF]
Title IX Coordinator:
Information on how to file a complaint can be found here.
BOFG Policies and Regulation regarding Title IX:
Uniform Complaint Procedures BP/AR [PDF]
Nondiscrimination in District Programs and Activities BP [PDF]
Nondiscrimination – Harassment BP/AR [PDF]
Sexual Harassment BP/AR [PDF]
For Further Information
US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights
US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Complaint Form
US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Contact Information: 1-800-421-3481 firstname.lastname@example.org
California Department of Education Office of Equal Opportunity