Title IX

  • Title IX – New Federal Regulations (85 Fed. Reg. 30026) updates beginning August 14, 2020

    Our District and the Title IX Coordinator are aware of and acknowledge the new Title IX regulations released on May 6, 2020 and effective as of August 14, 2020.  Our Title IX team received training on these new regulations on July 29, 2020.  Our District training was conducted by The Professional Law Corporation of Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo (AALRR) and the materials can be seen by clicking here We are in the process of reviewing and revising our Title IX policy and practices, which involves hearing from our stake-holders in order to implement a fair, thorough and impartial Title IX complaint process and COE response. LUHSD designates the individual(s) identified below as the employee(s) responsible for coordinating the district’s efforts to comply with the state and federal civil rights laws, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as well as, to answer inquiries into the district’s non-discrimination policies.

    These individuals listed below will serve as the compliance officer(s) specified in AR 1312.3 – Uniform Complaint Procedures as the responsible employee to handle complaints alleging unlawful discrimination targeting a student, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, or bullying, based upon the student’s actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, immigration status, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  The compliance officer(s) may be contacted at (Ed. Code 234.1; 5 CCR 4621):

    Who is the Title IX Coordinator?
    The District has a Title IX Coordinator who oversees the District’s compliance with Title IX requirements and promotes sex equity in the District’s programs.  Contact the District’s Title IX Coordinator:

    Title IX Sexual Harassment (Student Policies and Procedures)

    Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, Charles Gent – Title IX Coordinator

    Address: 5 Powell Avenue, Lemoore, CA 93245

    Phone: (559) 924-6610, Ext. 1202

    Email: cgent@luhsd.k12.ca.us

     

    Title IX Sexual Harassment (Staff Policies and Procedures)

    Director of Human Resources, Erin Brewer

    Address: 5 Powell Avenue, Lemoore, CA 93245

    Phone: (559) 924-6610, Ext. 1144

    Email: erinbrewer@luhsd.k12.ca.us