Non-Discrimination Statement FY20

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Non-Discrimination Statement

The School Board of Palm Beach County, Florida, prohibits discrimination in admission to or access to, or employment in its programs and activities, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or sexual orientation, marital status, age, religion, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic prohibited by law. The School Board also provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The School District of Palm Beach County offers the following career and technical programs, including career academies wherein students may earn industry certification, visit the Programs of Study page for more information as well as a list of classes.

Lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation. The district may assess each student’s ability to benefit from specific programs through placement tests and counseling, and, if necessary, will provide services or referrals to better prepare students for successful participation.

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Declaración sobre la No-Discriminación

El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Palm Beach prohíbe la discriminación en la admisión, acceso o empleo en sus programas y actividades basándose en la raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo u orientación sexual, estado civil, edad, religión, discapacidad, información genética, identidad o expresión del género o cualquier otra característica prohibida por la ley. La Junta Escolar también provee acceso equitativo a Boy Scouts y a otros grupos juveniles designados.

El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Palm Beach ofrece programas técnicos y profesionales, incluyendo las academias de carreras en las que los estudiantes pueden obtener la certificación industrial, visiten la página de los Programas de Estudio para obtener más información, así como una lista de las clases.

La falta de conocimientos del idioma inglés no será una barrera para la admisión y la participación. El Distrito puede evaluar la capacidad de cada estudiante para beneficiarse de los programas específicos a través de pruebas de colocación y consejería, y si es necesario, proporcionará servicios o referencias para preparar mejor a los estudiantes para una participación exitosa.

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Deklarasvon Kont Diskriminasyon

Komite Dirijan Distri Lekòl Rejyon Palm Beach, Florid, entèdi diskriminasyon pandan admisyon oswa pou gen aksè, oswa travay nan pwogram ak aktivite li yo, sou baz ras, koulè, nasyonalite, sèks oswa oryantasyon seksyèl, kondisyon matrimonyal, laj, relijyon, andikap, enfòmasyon jenetik, ekspresyon preferans oswa idantite seksyèl, oswa nenpòt lòt karakteristik lalwa entèdi. Komite Dirijan Distri Lekòl Ia bay aksè legal tou ak oganizasyon Eskout pou ti gason yo ak lòt kalite gwoup jenn yo idantifye.

Distri Lekòl Rejyon Palm Beach ofri pwogram teknik ak karyè, tankou akademi pou karyè yo kote elèv yo kapab jwenn sètifika endistriyèl. Pou plis enfòmasyon ak pou w jwenn yon lis klas yo, vizite paj pwogram yo.

Si w pa pale anglè byen sa pa p anpeche w patisipe. Distri a kapab evalye kapasite chak elèv pou benefisye plasman apati tès oswa konsèy, epi si nesesè li kapab bay rekòmandasyon oswa sèvis pou byen prepare elèv yo pou patisipe ak siksè.


For Questions Contact:
Professional Growth
Phone: 561-649-6800
Email: janet.peeples@palmbeachschools.org

FY20



FY20 NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

The School Board of Palm Beach County, Florida, prohibits discrimination in admission to or access to, or employment in its programs and activities, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or sexual orientation, marital status, age, religion, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic prohibited by law. The School Board also provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The persons listed below have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies, reports of alleged violations, concerns about compliance, and/or the grievance procedures, etc.


IDENTIFICATION AND NOTIFICATION OF COORDINATORS

Age Act Coordinator
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)/ Accommodation
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Title IX Coordinator
Deneen Wellings, EEO Coordinator
Professional Standards
3300 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite A-106, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Phone: 561-649-6866
deneen.wellings@palmbeachschools.org

Title IX Coordinator
Diane Wyatt, Director
Safe Schools
1220 15th Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 561-653-5180
diane.wyatt@palmbeachschools.org

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)/504 Students Coordinator
Ana Gomez, ADA/504 Specialist
Exceptional Student Education 
3300 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite A-203, West Palm Beach, FL 33406 
Phone: 561-434-8817 
ana.gomez@palmbeachschools.org

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)/Facilities
Thomas Hogarth, Director
Building Code Services
3661 Interstate Park Road North, Suite 200, Riviera Beach, FL 33404
Phone: 561-383-2028
thomas.hogarth@palmbeachschools.org

Gender Equity in Athletics/Title
Valerie Miyares, Athletic Manager
Support Services
3300 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite C-216, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Phone: 561-434-7341
valerie.miyares@palmbeachschools.org

Florida Educational Equity Act Coordinator
Carlene Millen, Assistant Superintendent
Professional Growth
3300 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite C-201, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Phone: 561-649-6844
carlene.millen@palmbeachschools.org

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