Non-Discrimination Statement

NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

The Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, color, age, and/or disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services, or activities, and provides access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  MNPS does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.


CIVIL RIGHTS COMPLIANCE

MNPS is committed to ensuring that all students and adults are given the opportunity to learn, participate, and work in an environment that is free from discrimination by adhering to the following laws:

 

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin.

 

Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972

Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.
If you would like to file a Title VI or Title IX complaint, or have inquiries, please contact:

Title VI & Title IX Coordinator
2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37204
Email:
Phone: 615-259-8634

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 & Title II of the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability.
 
If you would like to file a 504 or Title II complaint, or have inquiries, contact:

Shree Walker
504 Coordinator
2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37204
Email:
Phone: 615-259-8486
Henry Flenory
Title II Coordinator
2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, TN 37204
Email:
Phone: 615-259-8531

 
To request an accommodation, please contact your building principal or department head.  (Interpreters for the deaf or hard of hearing must be requested forty-eight {48} hours prior to the event.)   Questions or concerns may be referred to the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Customer Service Center (615-259-4636).

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools
2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37204
615-259-INFO (4636)


For further information about students’ rights and services, you may contact the Tennessee Department of Education:

Andrew Johnson Tower
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN  37243
615-741-2731
www.state.tn.us/education


For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit https://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the Office of Civil Rights that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.

 

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title VII protects individuals against employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, as well as national origin.

If you would like to file a Title VII complaint or have inquiries regarding employment discrimination, please contact:

Scott Lindsey
Director, Employee Relations
2601 Bransford Avenue
Nashville, TN 37204
Email:
Phone: 615-259-8440