Discrimination Policy

Notice of Nondiscrimination

Applicants for admission or employment, students, parents of elementary and secondary school students, employees, sources of referral and applicants for employment, and all professional organizations that have entered into agreements with the Lockwood R-1 School District are hereby notified that the Lockwood School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission or access to or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. In addition, the Lockwood School District provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups.

Any person having inquiries concerning the Lockwood School District’s compliance with the laws and regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), the Age Discrimination Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504), Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) or the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act is directed to the respective Compliance Coordinator listed below, who oversees the Lockwood School District’s efforts to comply with the laws and regulations implementing the laws and regulations cited above.

The Lockwood School District has established grievance procedures for persons unable to resolve problems arising under the statutes above. The Lockwood School District’s Compliance Coordinator will provide information regarding these procedures upon request.

Any person who is unable to resolve a problem or grievance arising under any of the laws and regulations cited above may contact the Office for Civil Rights, Region VII, 8930 Ward Parkway, Suite 2037, Kansas City, Missouri 64114; telephone (816) 268-0550.

Compliance Coordinator

Clay Lasater, Superintendent, 400 W. 4th Street, Lockwood, Missouri 65682. Telephone (417) 232-4513