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AC -- Non-Discrimination

NONDISCRIMINATION

 

The Alleghany County School Board is committed to nondiscrimination with regard to sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, race, color, national origin, disability, religion, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, disability, status as a veteran, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. This commitment prevails in all of its policies and practices concerning staff, students, educational programs and services, and individuals and entities with whom the Board does business.

 

Adopted:          June 22, 2020

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Legal Refs.:    20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688.

                        29 U.S.C. § 794.

                        42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d-2000d-7, 2000e-2000e-17, 2000ff-1.

 

                        34 C.F.R. 106.9.

 

Constitution of Virginia, article I, section 11.

 

Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, §§ 2.2-3900, 2.2-3901, 2.2-3902, 22.1-295.2.

 

Cross Refs.:    GB                               Equal Employment Opportunity/Nondiscrimination

GBA/JFHA                  Prohibition Against Harassment and Retaliation

JB                                Equal Educational Opportunities/Nondiscrimination