Equal Opportunity Statement
East Allen County Schools has a policy of providing equal opportunity.  All courses are open to all students regardless of race, color, gender, handicapping condition, national origin, or limited English proficiency due to national origin.  In addition, all educational services, student activities, programs, instruction and facilities will not be denied to anyone in East Allen County Schools as a result of an individual's race, color, gender, handicapping condition, national origin, or limited English proficiency due to national origin.  Furthermore, East Allen County Schools has a policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees in a harassment-free work environment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, limited English proficiency due to national origin, gender, or disability.  For further information, clarification, or complaint, parents may contact:

Questions about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA):
Connie Brown, Special Services Director, East Allen County Schools
Park Hill Learning Center, 1000 Prospect Avenue, New Haven, IN  46774
cbrown@eacs.k12.in.us                       (260) 446-0100 ext. 3109

 

Questions about non-discrimination and accommodation under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972:
Amanda Ricketts, Human Resources Director, East Allen County Schools
Park Hill Learning Center, 1000 Prospect Avenue, New Haven, IN  46774
aricketts@eacs.k12.in.us                   (260) 446-0100 ext. 1009

Questions about the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA):
Mike Shaffer, Assistant Superintendent of School Management & Special Programs, East Allen County Schools
Park Hill Learning Center, 1000 Prospect Avenue, New Haven, IN  46774
mshaffer@eacs.k12.in.us                  (260) 446-0100 ext. 3151

Questions about equal employment opportunities (Title VII of the Civil Rights Act):
Amanda Ricketts, Human Resources Director, East Allen County Schools
Administration Building 1240 State Road 930 E., New Haven, IN  46774
aricketts@eacs.k12.in.us                      (260) 446-0100 ext. 1009

Questions about sexual harassment (Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972):
Amanda Ricketts, Human Resources Director, East Allen County Schools
Administration Building 1240 State Road 930 E., New Haven, IN  46774
aricketts@eacs.k12.in.us                (260) 446-0100 ext. 1009

Questions about student harassment or bullying:
Mike Shaffer, Assistant Superintendent of School Management & Special Programs, East Allen County Schools
Administration Building 1240 State Road 930 E. New Haven, IN  46774
mshaffer@eacs.k12.in.us                 (260) 446-0100 ext. 3151

Questions about public records under the Freedom of Information Act:
Tamyra Kelly, Public Relations Liaison, East Allen County Schools
Administration Building 1240 State Road 930 E., New Haven, IN  46774
tkelly@eacs.k12.in.us                           (260) 446-0100 ext. 1050

Issues that remain unresolved after contacting the people above should be referred to:

Dr. Kenneth Folks, Superintendent of Schools, East Allen County Schools
Administration Building 1240 State Road 930 E., New Haven, IN  46774
kfolks@eacs.k12.in.us                       (260) 446-0100 ext. 1001