Policy JB

Code: JB
Adopted: 5/18/98
Readopted: 4/21/03
Orig. Code(s): JB

Equal Educational Opportunity 

Every student of the district will be given equal educational opportunities regardless of age, race, religion, color, national origin, disability or marital status.

Further, no student will be excluded from participating in, denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity conducted by the district. The district will treat its students without discrimination on the basis of sex as this pertains to course offerings, athletics, counseling, employment assistance and extracurricular activities.

The district shall implement in each school, programs which assure equity, opportunity and access for all students.


Legal Reference(s):

ORS 326.051                                 ORS 336.086                                    OAR 581-021-0045
ORS 329.025                                 ORS 342.123                                    OAR 581-021-0046
ORS 329.035                                 ORS Chapter 659                             OAR 581-022-1140
ORS 336.067                                 ORS Chapter 659A
ORS 336.082

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, 42 U.S.C. Section 2000(d).
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, 42 U.S.C. Section 2000(e).
Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. Sections 791, 793 and 794.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. Sections 1681-1683; 34 CFR Part 106 (2000).
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, 42 U.S.C. Sections 12101-12213; 29 CFR Part 1630 (2000); 28 CFR Part 35 (2000).

Cross Reference(s):

         AC - Nondiscrimination