The district appoints the Superintendent as the District's Compliance Officer whose responsibility it will be to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations and that inquiries and complaints are dealt with promptly in accordance with the law. He shall also ensure that proper notice of nondistrimination for Title II, Title VI, and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972, Age Discrimination Act of 1975 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is provided to students, parents, staff members and the general public.
Title IX Compliance Officer:It is the Policy of Bath Community Schools to comply with all the guidelines for Title IX as adopted by the Department of Health, Education and Welfare. The district does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs, curricular and extra-curricular activities. The district has an established Title IX grievance process. In order to protect these rights and assure compliance, Bath Community Schools has designated, as Coordinator:
Superintendent Paul Hartsig6175 E. Clark Road, P.O. Box 310Bath, MI 48808(517) 641-6721[email protected]
Questions regarding the grievance process should be directed to the Title IX coordinator, Superintendent Paul Hartsig.
See Policy 8330 Student Records
The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”) requires that Bath Community Schools, with certain exceptions, obtain the written consent of parents (or students over 18 years of age) prior to the disclosure of personally identifiable information from a child’s educational records. Review your rights - Fact SheetHowever, Bath Community Schools may disclose appropriately designated “directory information” without written consent, unless you have advised the school district to the contrary in accordance with the school district’s procedures. The primary purpose of directory information is to allow the Bath Community Schools to include this type of information from a child’s education records in certain school publications (for example, a playbill showing a student’s role in a drama production, the annual yearbook, honor roll or other recognition lists, graduation programs, and sports activity sheets showing weight and height of team members).