Decisions made by school personnel which students believe are unfair or in violation of pertinent Board policies or individual school rules may be appealed to the principal or a designated representative or by following the specific appeal process created for particular complaints.
Grievance procedures are available for students to receive prompt and equitable resolution of allegations of discriminatory actions on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, creed, sex, sexual orientation (which includes transgender), marital status, religion, disability or need for special education services, which students are encouraged to report.
CROSS REFS.: AC-R, Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity (Complaint and Compliance Process)
IHCDA, Concurrent Enrollment
JB, Equal Educational Opportunities
JBB*, Sexual Harassment
JICEA, School-Related Student Publications
JICEC*, Student Distribution of Noncurricular Materials
Adopted May 9, 1978
Revised October 19, 1982
Revised November 18, 1986
Revised to conform with practice: date of manual adoption, January 14, 1992
Revised December 2, 2008
Revised October 4, 2016