Title IX/Sex Discrimination

Non-Discrimination Notice
Bryant Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities, and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  

Title IX Coordinator Contact Information
Inquiries regarding issues related to Title IX shall be directed to the Bryant School District Title IX Coordinator, who may be reached at (501) 847-5600, or:

Ms. Renee Curtis
Title IX Coordinator
Director of Accountability
Bryant Public Schools
200 NW 4th Street
Bryant, AR 72022
rcurtis@bryantschools.org

Inquiries may be made externally to:

Office for Civil Rights (OCR)
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C.  20202-1100
Customer Service Hotline #: (800) 421-3481
Facsimile: (202) 453-6012 
TDD#: (877) 521-2172
Email: OCR@ed.gov
Web:
http://www.ed.gov/ocr

Any person may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment, to the Title IX Coordinator in person or by using the mailing address, telephone number, or email address provided above. A report may be made at any time, including during non-business hours, and may be on the individual’s own behalf or on behalf of another individual who is the person alleged to be the victim of conduct that could constitute sex discrimination or sexual harassment.  Individuals may also contact the Title IX Coordinator in order to file a formal complaint.

Bryant School District Policies Regarding Title IX and Sexual Harassment

Board Policy 3.19 - Licensed Personnel Employment

Board Policy 3.26 - Licensed Personnel Sexual Harassment

Board Policy 4.11 - Equal Educational Opportunity

Board Policy 4.18 - Prohibited Conduct

Board Policy 4.27 - Student Sexual Harassment

Board Policy 8.13 - Classified Personnel Employment

Board Policy 8.20 - Classified Personnel Sexual Harassment

Bryant Public Schools’ Title IX Grievance and Appeal Process
Title IX Grievance and Appeal Process (PDF)

Links to Title IX Training Materials

ATIXA Training Link:

https://atixa.org/2020-regulations-requirement-posting-of-training-materials/

US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights Training Links:

https://youtu.be/48UwobtiKDI 

https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/blog/20200722.html

https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/titleix-fact-sheet.pdf

https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/titleix-summary.pdf

https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/dcl-title-ix-coordinators-guide-201504.pdf

https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/titleix-regs-unofficial.pdf

Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) Materials

Title IX Getting Started Checklist Document

Other School District Training Materials:

Training on Code of Ethics for Arkansas Educators

School Personnel

Parents