Discrimination Prohibited

Equal Opportunity Affirmed

The Hampshire County Board of Education, by policy, hereby affirms that it provides equal opportunity for all students and employees regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, handicap, age, marital status, and political affiliation or belief.

Equal opportunity includes equal access to the following:

  • All curricular areas
  • Employment
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Facilities
  • Guidance, counseling and testing
  • Textbooks and other instructional materials

The Hampshire County Board of Education is committed to a continuous program of assuring that unlawful discrimination does not occur in any program or activity operated under the auspices of the Hampshire County School System and will apply affirmative action to all of its program activities and employment policies and practices.

Grievance Procedure / Contacts

The Hampshire County Board of Education wishes to note that it has a grievance procedure for students and/or employees who feel that they may have been discriminated against. Inquiries may be referred to Pamela Slocum, Title IX Coordinator, or Amanda Billmeyer, Coordinator for Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

These individuals may be contacted at the Hampshire County Board of Education offices by phone at 304-822-3528 or in person at:
111 School Street
Romney, WV 26757

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Hampshire County Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, or national origin in employment and in the administration of its educational programs and activities.

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