Notice of Non-discrimination

In compliance with the Executive Order 11246; Title II of the Education Amendments of
1976; Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1972; Title IX Regulation Implementing Education
Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and all other Federal and
State laws and school policies and regulations, Frederick County Public Schools shall not
discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, political affiliation,
disability, or veteran status in the education program and activities, or employment and
provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

It is the intent of Frederick County Public Schools to comply with both the letter and
spirit of the law in making certain that discrimination does not exist in its policies, regulations,
and operations. Grievance procedures, for Title IX and Section 504, have been established for
students, their parents, and employees who feel discrimination has been shown by the school
division.   

All students attending Frederick County Public Schools may participate in education
programs and activities, including but not limited to health & physical education, music, career
and technical education. Educational programs and services will be designed to meet the
varying needs of all students and will not discriminate against any individual for reasons of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, political affiliation, disability, or veteran status.

Questions concerning the application of Title IX and Section 504 should be referred to:

Title IX Coordinator – Adult Matters
John L. Linaburg
Executive Director of Human Resources

Title IX Coordinator – Student Matters
Charles M. Peeling
Director of Student Support Services

Section 504 Coordinator
Michele Sandy
Director of Special Instructional Services