Discrimination is Against the Law
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in all programs or activities receiving Federal financial assistance.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in all programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance.
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in all programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance.
Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability by public entities.
Inquiries regarding compliance with Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 and Title II should be directed to:
1. Stacey Valle-Federal Programs Director Mr. Harlan Fesmire-504 Director
35 Wilson Street
Lexington, Tn. 38351
2. Tennessee Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights
710 James Robertson Parkway
Andrew Johnson Tower, 6th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
3. Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
61 Forsyth St. S.W., Suite 19T70
Atlanta, GA 30303-3104
Telephone: 404-562-6350; TDD: 404-331-7236
By Henderson County BOE