Students will have an equal opportunity for a quality public education without discrimination regardless of their race, religion, gender, socioeconomic status, color, sex, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, or disability. The education program is free of such discrimination and provide equal opportunity for the students.

The education program will foster knowledge of and respect and appreciation for the historical and contemporary contributions of diverse cultural groups, as well as men and women, to society.  Special emphasis is placed on Asian Americans, African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians, European‐Americans and persons with disabilities.  It will also reflect the wide variety of roles open to both men and women and provide equal opportunity to both sexes.


Approved: July 1, 1989

Reviewed: May 11, 2015

Revised: March 12, 2012