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104.1 - Equal Educational Opportunity




The following statement is to be published in written and electronic form in the district’s official documents and on the district’s website.

It is the policy of the Linn-Mar Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of age, color creed, national origin, race, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical attributes, genetic information, physical or mental ability or disability, ancestry, political party preference, political belief, military status, socioeconomic status, pregnancy, or familial status in its educational programs and its employment practices.

Further, the school board affirms the right of all students, staff, and volunteers to be treated with respect and to be protected from intimidation, discrimination, physical harm, and harassment.

There is a grievance procedure related to this policy. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy, please contact the district’s Equity Coordinators:

Equity Coordinator/Title IX Coordinator/Affirmative Action Coordinator:
Mrs. Karla Christian, Chief Officer of Human Resources
319-447-3036 /

Equity Coordinator:
Mr. Nathan Wear, Associate Superintendent
319-447-3028 /

Address: 2999 N 10th Street, Marion, IA 52302
Fax: 319-377-9252

The school board also requires all persons, agencies, vendors, contractors, and other persons and organizations doing business with or performing services for the school district to subscribe to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, executive orders, rules, and regulations pertaining to bullying/harassment, compliance, and equal opportunity.

Adopted: 11/08
Reviewed: 10/11; 5/14; 9/16
Revised: 9/10; 4/13; 7/17; 10/17; 11/18; 6/20
Related Policy (Code #): 101.1; 104.1-R; 104.1-E1-E5; 400.1; 500.1
Legal Reference (Code of Iowa): 20 USC §§ 1221, 1681, 1701 et seq; 29 USC § 206 et seq; 29 USC § 794;
42 USC §§ 2000d, 2000e; 42 USC §§ 12101 et seq; 34 CFR Pt 100, 104; §§ 216.6, .9; 256.11; 280.3; 281 IAC 12
IASB Reference: 102
Mandatory Policy