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Non-Discrimination Statement

In compliance with federal law, including Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act (Section 504), New Hanover County Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination on the basis of disability, race, religion, national origin, ethnic origin, color, age, or military service and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
 
For inquiries regarding Section 504 contact: 
 
Kristin Jackson (Students)
6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 254-4200
kristin.jackson@nhcs.net
 
Heather Listebarger (Employees)
6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 254-4200
heather.listebarger@nhcs.net
 
New Hanover County Schools does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs or activities and is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 (Title IX) and federal regulations to not discriminate in such a manner. This requirement extends to admission and employment. The board will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of sex, including any form of sexual harassment as that term is defined under Title IX, in any of the school system’s educational and employment activities and programs.
 
The board has designated a Title IX coordinator to coordinate its efforts to comply with its responsibilities under Title IX and its implementing regulations. The contact information for the Title IX coordinator is:
 
Title IX coordinator
6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412
titleix@nhcs.net
(910) 254-4200
 
Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its implementing federal regulations may be referred to the Title IX coordinator and/or the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education.