NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

The Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other state or federal legally protected class in its programs and activities and provides equal access its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-Title IX harassment and non-discrimination policies:

To submit a formal Title IX complaint of sexual harassment, please contact the Title IX Coordinator and refer to AG #2266.02. To submit a complaint of any other type of harassment or discrimination, please contact the Compliance Officer identified above.

The Academy’s Title IX Coordinator is:

Jessica Eldridge
School Leader
jessicaeldridge@choiceschools.com

(269) 339-3308

399 N. 20th Street, Springfield, MI 49037

Any inquiries about the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations to the Academy may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, the Assistant Secretary for the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, or both.

The Board has adopted a grievance process that provides for the prompt and equitable resolution of student and employee complaints alleging any action that is prohibited by Title IX and/or its implementing regulations. The grievance process is included in Policy 2266 – Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities, which is available at BCMA’s Munetrix site . The grievance process specifically addresses how to report or file a complaint of sex discrimination, how to report or file a formal complaint of Sexual Harassment, and how the Academy will respond.

 

Title IX: The Final Rule