FILE:  GAAA

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT

 

 

It is the policy of the Washington Parish School Board that no person in the school district shall, on the basis of age, race, color, creed, handicap, religion, national origin, sex, or similar personal distinction be denied the benefits of, or be the subject of discrimination in regard to employment, retention, promotion, transfer, or dismissal in any educational program or activity under the jurisdiction of the School Board.

 

The Superintendent and/or his/her representative shall investigate any and all complaints which may be brought against any individual school in the School District in regard to any alleged discriminatory action for appropriate treatment by the School Board.

 

 

Ref:    U.S. Constitution, Amend. XIV, Sec. 1

20 USC 1681 (Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972)

29 USC 621 (Age Discrimination in Employment)

29 USC 794 (Nondiscrimination under Federal Grants)

42 USC 12101 (Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990)

Constitution of Louisiana,  Art. I, Sec. 3, Art. X, Sec. 10

La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§17:111, 23:301, 23:302, 23:303, 23:311, 23:312, 23:322, 23:323, 23:324, 23:332, 23:334, 23:341, 23:342, 23:352, 23:368

Griggs v. Duke Power Company, 91 S.Ct. 849 (1979)

Singleton v. Jackson Municipal Separate School District, 419 F.2d 1211 (5th Cir. 1979)

 

Washington Parish School Board