In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (“Title VI”), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (“Section 504”), Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”), and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (“The Age Act”), and the District of Columbia Human Rights Act of 1977, applicants for admission and employment, students, parents, employees, sources of referral of applicants for admission and employment, and all unions or professional organizations holding collective bargaining or professional agreements with KIPP DC are hereby notified that KIPP DC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family status, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, source of income, status as a victim of interfamily offense, or place of residence or business in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call 866/632-9992 (voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at 800/877-8339; or 800/845-6136 (Spanish). Students, parents and/or guardians having inquiries concerning KIPP DC compliance with Section 504, ADA, Title VI, Title IX, the Age Act, and/or D.C. Human Rights Act as they apply to students, employees or third parties or who wish to file a complaint regarding such compliance should contact: Katie Cole, General Counsel at firstname.lastname@example.org who has been designated by KIPP DC to coordinate its efforts to comply with the regulations implementing Section 504, ADA, Title VI, Title IX, the Age Act, and the D.C. Human Rights Act.
Healthy Schools Policy
In accordance with the Healthy Schools Act of 2010, KIPP DC provides information regarding our health policies and practices to the OSSE annually and posts them on our website, in the main offices of our schools, and provides them to our KPOs. You can download a copy of the profiles at the link below.
LEA Wellness Plans
KIPP DC is committed to both the academic and physical well-being of our students, teachers, and staff. You can read more about what KIPP DC does to promote health in our Local School Wellness Plan here.