100-102 Equal Educational Opportunity
HIBBING PUBLIC SCHOOLS
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 701
BOARD POLICY 102
SERIES: 100 School District
SUBJECT: 102 Equal Educational Opportunity
The school district shall provide equal educational opportunity for all students. The school district shall not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, sexual orientation, or age. The school district shall also make reasonable accommodations for disabled students. This policy applies to all areas of education including academics, coursework, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, or other rights of enrollment.
The school district shall prohibit harassment of any individual for any of the categories listed above.
Legal References: M.S. Ch. 363 (Minnesota Human Rights Act)
M.S. 127.46 (Sexual, Religious, and Racial Harassment and Violence Policy)
42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq. (Americans with Disabilities Act)
Cross References: School District Policies 401, 402, 408