It is the policy of the Governing Board to provide a school system guaranteeing equality of opportunity to all students in order that they shall receive the best that can be given in the way of opportunity and encouragement to develop whatever abilities they possess. There is to be no discrimination against any student in regard to opportunities based on any of the following: age, sex, race, religion, handicap, or nationality.
The Prescott Unified School District No. 1 and Granite Mountain Middle School affirms that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability in access or admission to, success or treatment in, any of its educational programs.
Granite Mountain Middle School is in compliance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1967 as amended in 1978 and 1986, and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990.
Additionally, a lack of English language skills shall not be a barrier to admission or acceptance into any program, including vocational education.
Employment opportunities and placement assistance services relative to these vocational offerings is available through the State Department of Economic Security and/or the GMMS Advisement Center.
Any student or parent having a concern or grievance related to this policy of equality of opportunity should bring the matter to the attention of the principal so that the matter may be looked into and remedied.