The Ritenour School District does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, or access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities. The Ritenour School District does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices. This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication in programs and services of the Ritenour School District are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the ADA/Section 504 Compliance Coordinator.
Title IX/Sexual Harassment
The Ritenour School District maintains a firm policy prohibiting all forms of discrimination. Religious, racial, or sexual harassment or violence against students or employees is discrimination. In keeping with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Public Law 92-318, it is the Ritenour School District’s belief that all persons are to be treated with respect and dignity. Sexual violence, sexual advances or other forms of religious, racial or sexual harassment by any pupil, teacher, administrator or other school personnel, which create an intimidating, hostile or offensive environment will not be tolerated under any circumstances.
Age Discrimination Act of 1975/Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
The Ritenour School District prohibits all forms of age discrimination in keeping with the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. In addition, the Ritenour School District also prohibits any form of discrimination on the basis of race, color and national origin as outlined in Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for additional information regarding the ADA, Section 504, or Title IX/Sexual Harassment may be forwarded to Coordinator for Section 504, Title IX, and ADA by calling (314) 493-6061, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Written inquiries/complaints may be addressed to the above at 2420 Woodson Road, St. Louis, MO 63114. Persons desiring to contact the Office of Civil Rights for further information relative to any kinds of complaints above, may contact the OCR Customer Service Team at 1-800-421-3481.