As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Effingham County Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations. For additional information or referral to the appropriate system coordinator, contact the system superintendent’s office at 405 N. Ash Street, Springfield, GA 31329 or call (912) 754-6491.
Effingham County Schools Career and Technical Education department does not discriminate in enrollment or access to any of the programs available: Agricultural Mechanics Systems, Food Animal Systems, Forestry/Wildlife Systems, Plant and Floriculture Systems, Veterinary Science, Welding, Audio and Video Technology and Film, Graphic Communications, Business & Technology, Entrepreneurship, Early Childhood Care & Education, Teaching as a Profession, Navy JROTC, Air Force JROTC, Patient Care, Allied Health & Medicine, Sports Medicine, Culinary Arts, Cosmetology, Web & Digital Design, Computer Science, Law Enforcement Services, Engineering & Technology, Aircraft Assembly Technician, Automobile Maintenance & Light Repair, Distribution and Logistics, Dual Enrollment and Work-Based Learning. For information on specific programs at each high school, please visit the school website from the district website at www.effingham.k12.ga.us. The lack of English language skills shall not be a barrier to admission or participation in the district’s activities and programs. The Effingham County Schools also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.
Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinator(s). The system compliance coordinator is Dr. Slade Helmly, 405 N. Ash Street, Springfield, GA 31329 and can be contacted at (912) 754-6491.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972
The Age Discrimination Act of 1975
The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990