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All students will have an equal opportunity for a quality education without discrimination, regardless of their race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, socioeconomic status, age (except for permitting/prohibiting students to engage in certain activities) or genetic information.

The education program is free of discrimination and provides equity and access through equal opportunity for all students.  The education program will foster knowledge of, and respect and appreciation for, the historical and contemporary contributions of diverse cultural groups, and individuals, to society.  It will also reflect the wide variety of roles open to all gender identities and provide equal opportunity.


Legal Reference:
Iowa Code §§ 216.9 and 256.11
281 I.A.C. 12.5(8)

Cross Reference:
Procedure 102.a
Policy 406

  • Approved: 01-23-78
  • Reviewed: 11-13-89, 12-14-92, 04-08-96, 09-28-98
  • Revised: 06-12-06
  • Reviewed: 09-19-10, 07-19-12
  • Revised: 01-08-18, 07-16-18, 09-10-18, 02-28-2022
  • Documents: 401

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