EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY AND NON-DISCRIMINATION
The Cedar Rapids Community School District and its Board of Directors will not discriminate in its educational programs and/or activities on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, socioeconomic status, age (except for permitting/prohibiting students to engage in certain activities) or genetic information in accordance with state and federal laws, rules, and regulations.
The District and the Board will not discriminate in employment opportunities on the basis of age, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability or genetic information in accordance with state and federal laws, rules, and regulations.
The Board requires all persons, agencies, vendors, contractors, and other persons and organizations doing business with or performing services for the school district to subscribe to all applicable federal and state laws, executive orders, rules and regulations pertaining to contract compliance and equal opportunity.
Student inquiries or grievances related to this policy may be directed to Nicole Kooiker, Deputy Superintendent, Justin Blietz, Secondary Director of Culture and Climate Transformation/Title IX Coordinator, and/or Linda Noggle, Executive Director of Talent Management, Educational Leadership & Support Center, 2500 Edgewood Rd NW, Cedar Rapids, IA, (319) 558-2000; to the Director of the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, 400 East 14th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50319-1004, 1-800-457-4416; to the Office for Civil Rights Chicago Office, United States Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, Illinois 60661-4544, (312) 730-1560; or to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Chicago Office, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 2000, Chicago, Illinois 60661, 1-800-669-4000. Inquiries may also be directed to the Director, Iowa Department of Education, Grimes State Office Building, 400 East 14th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50319-0146.
- Revised: 08-31-2020, 02-28-2022
- Approved: 10-23-17
- Documents: 102
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