Title IX

  • Statement of Nondiscrimination

    The District prohibits discrimination, including harassment, against any student. Discrimination is defined as treating a student or group of students differently from similarly situated students on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. One type of harassment this policy prohibits is dating violence, as defined below. Retaliation against anyone exercising their rights under this policy is a violation of District policy and is prohibited.

     

    Sex discrimination in public education, including sexual harassment, is prohibited under Title IX. Complaints under Title IX may be filed in accordance with Boerne ISD Board Policies FNG (Legal and Local) and/or may be directed to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 1999 Bryan Street, Suite 1620, Dallas, Texas, 75201, (214) 661-9600. Filing deadlines may be applicable. Retaliation for filing a Title IX complaint is prohibited by law.

    Policies for filing a complaint (Freedom from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation):

    Student Welfare: FFH Legal/Local

    Employee Welfare: DIA Legal/Local

    Boerne ISD Title IX Coordinator: Dr. Elaine Howard elaine.howard@boerneisd.net

    ADA Coordinator: Ann Seiter ann.seiter@boerneisd.net

    Chief of Safety and Security: Rick Goodrich rick.goodrich@boerneisd.net

    Title IX Training Materials