Title IX - Harassment Policy

Dr. Jamey McGowin, Title IX - HARASSMENT POLICY

334-567-1290

100 H. H. Robison Dr.

Wetumpka, AL 36092

It is the policy of the Elmore County Board of Education to maintain a learning environment free from harassment because of an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age or religion. The Board prohibits any and all forms of harassment, because of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, and religion.

It shall be a violation of Board policy for any student, teacher, administrator, or other school personnel to harass a student, teacher, administrator, or other school personnel through conduct of a sexual nature or regarding race, color, national origin, disability, age, or religion as defined by this policy.

It shall also be a violation of Board policy for any teacher, administrator, or other Board employee to tolerate sexual harassment or harassment because of a student's race, color, national origin, disability, age, or religion, as defined by this policy, by a student, teacher, administrator, other school personnel, or by any third parties who are participating in, observing, or otherwise engaged in activities, including sporting events and other extra curricular activities sponsored or sanctioned by the Board.

Any student who believes he or she has been the victim of harassment because of his or her actual or perceived race, color, sex, national origin, disability or religion, by a student, teacher, administrator or other school personnel, should immediately report the alleged acts to the principal along with superintendent and the Title IX Compliance Officer by completing the Bullying Report Form.

Additionally, any person who has personal knowledge of any unlawful harassment of any student, teacher, administrator or other Board Personnel may file a report of such harassment. For information on filing complaints because of harassment based upon race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or religion, please contact the administrator at the school or the Title IX Coordinator at 567-1290.

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