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Title IX

"No person...shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance"

-Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

The Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Governing Board is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education.

No person shall be subjected to discrimination on the basis of sex, ethnic group identification, race, national origin, religion, color, mental or physical disability, or any basis that is contained in....Section 422.6 of the California Penal Code (includes sexual orientation and gender identity as protected categories)..."

California Education Code Section 220

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is one of several federal and state anti-discrimination laws that ensure equality in education.  Title IX law prohibits discrimination, harassment, exclusion, denial, limitation or separation based on sex or gender.  Title IX applies to males and females in any educational institution receiving federal financial assistance.

California Education Code Sections 200 through 282 and Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Board Policy prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, sexual orientation or gender.  Title IX requires that every school district or institution have a Title IX Coordinator (Compliance Officer) to whom concerns or complaints regarding sexual discrimination can be made. 

Complaint Process (BP/AR/E 1312.3 Uniform Complaint Procedures)

http://go.boarddocs.com/ca/hlpusd/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=8ABEQ64E304B

 

Where Can I Obtain Further Information Or Assistance?

  • At your school:  Contact you school site Principal
  • At the District Office:  
    • Call or write to:  Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, 15959 E. Gale Avenue, City of Industry, CA , 91716,  (626) 933-1000

 

Compliance Officers:

Jill Rojas, Assistant Superintendent-Human Resources

Title IX Coordinator

(626) 933-3830

jrojas@hlpusd.k12.ca.us 

 

  • Executive Director, Elementary:  (626) 933-4363
  • Executive Director, High School: (626) 933-4363
  • Executive Director, Adult Education:  (626) 933-3915