Equal Opportunity Employer
The Fargo Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an even more inclusive environment for all employees, students, and families. The district fully and actively supports equal access for all people regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, or other status protected by law. The Fargo Public Schools seek to provide access to all its programs for those interested persons who might have differing levels of ability. This includes those with impaired vision and hearing loss. Furthermore, Fargo Schools’ administrative policy 5060 assures that the district and its employees will not retaliate against any persons who file a complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination regarding these or any other Office of Civil Rights enforced statutes. Additionally, the School District will discipline any individual who retaliates or takes adverse action against any person who reports alleged discrimination and/or harassment or who testifies, assists, or participates in any investigation relating to a discrimination and/or harassment complaint. If you have concerns or need information regarding the existence and location of services, activities, and facilities that are accessible, please contact the 504 Coordinator, David Burkman, Principal, Dakota High School at (701)446-2850. For more information regarding Title IX compliance call, Tamara Uselman, Director of Equity and Inclusion, District Office, at (701) 446-1072. Fargo Public Schools also acknowledges your right to file a discrimination complaint at any time with the U.S. Department of Education and the North Dakota Division of Juvenile Services: U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Chicago Office, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661-4544 and ND Division of Juvenile Services, 100 Railroad Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58501.