Federal Programs, Information for Parents

Federal Programs, Information for Parents

 

Federal Hocking Local Schools is committed to protecting workplaces and learning environments that are free from discrimination of any type.  Please refer to the information below regarding protections for individuals with disabilities and other protected classes of individuals.

 

Individuals with Disabilities

 

A variety of laws, including Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Every Student Succeeds Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, protect the rights of individuals with disabilities - both students and adults.  The following terms and documents help to explain the district's responsibilities to serve individuals with disabilities.

 

Parents' Guide to Special Education

IEPs and 504 Plans

Laws and Guidance - US Department of Education

 

Anti-Discrimination Efforts

 

All students and employees of Federal Hocking Local Schools are protected from discrimination, harassment, and bullying, including discrimination on the basis of sex.  Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 specifically prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.  All district staff have been trained to identify and respond to possible incidences of discrimination on the basis of sex.  The following documents help to explain the district's responsibilities to prevent and respond to possible violations of Title IX.

 

Title IX Required Notices

US Department of Education Title IX Updates

Title IX Coordinator Training Materials

Title IX Investigator Training Materials

Title IX Report Writing Training Materials

Title IX Decision Making Training Materials

 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

 

If you have questions about Special Education services, accommodations for individuals with disabilities, or discrimination protections, please contact Jake Amlin using the information below:

 

Jake Amlin

Assistant Superintendent, Special Education Coordinator, Title IX Coordinator

 

8461 SR 144, Stewart, OH 45778

jamlin@fhlancers.com

(740) 662-2123