• NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

    The Jackson-Madison County School System (JMCSS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, or age in the provision of educational opportunities or employment opportunities and benefits. The School District of Jackson-Madison County does not discriminate on the basis of gender or disability in the educational programs and activities that it operates, pursuant to the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, respectively. This policy extends to both employment by and admission to the School District of Jackson-Madison County.

     

    CIVIL RIGHTS COMPLIANCE

    JMCSS is committed to ensuring that all students and adults are given the opportunity to learn, participate, and work in an environment that is free from discrimination by adhering to the following laws:

     

    Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

    Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin.

     

    Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972

    Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.

     

    Title II

    Title II applies to State and local government entities, and, in subtitle A, protects qualified individuals with disabilities from discrimination on the basis of disability in services, programs, and activities provided by State and local government entities. Title II extends the prohibition on discrimination established by section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, 29 U.S.C. 794, to all activities of State and local governments regardless of whether these entities receive Federal financial assistance.

     

    If you would like to file a Title IV or Title IX complaint, or have inquiries, please contact:

    TItle IV & Title IX Coordinator

    Corey Currie

    Leader of Student Support Services

    310 North Parkway

    Jackson, TN 38305

    cmcurrie@jmcss.org

    731-506-3173

     

    For further information about studetns' rights and services, you may contact the Tennessee Department of Education:

    Andrew Johnson Tower

    710 James Robertson Parkway

    Nashville, TN 37243

    615-741-2731

    www.state.tn.us/education

     

    For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit https://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the Office of Civil Rights that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.

     

    TITLE VII OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964

    Title VII protects individuals against employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, as well as national origin.

     

    If you would like to file a Title VII complaint or have inquiries regarding employment discrimination, please contact:

    Debra Eanes

    310 North Parkway

    Jackson, TN 30395

    Employee Relations Coordinator

    dleanes@jmcss.org

    731-215-2654

     

    CTE ANNUAL NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION

    The Jackson-Madison County School System (JMCSS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, or age in the provision of educational opportunities or employment opportunities and benefits. The School District of Jackson-Madison County does not discriminate on the basis of gender or disability in the educational programs and activities that it operates, pursuant to the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, respectively. This policy extends to both employment by and admission to the School District of Jackson-Madison County.


    JMCSS high schools offer classes in many Career and Technical Education (CTE) clusters and does not discriminate. Lack of English language proficiency will not be a barrier to admission and participation in CTE programs. The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

     

    Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 Coordinator

    Corey Currie

    Leader of Student Support Services

    310 North Parkway

    Jackson, TN 38305

    cmcurrie@jmcss.org

    731-506-3173

     

    Title II Coordinator

    Randall Renfroe

    Human Capital Partner

    310 North Parkway

    Jackson, TN 38305

    rerenfroe@jmcss.org

    731-506-3460