Chester County School Board Policies

The policies of the Chester County School System are available through the Tennessee School Board Association Web site.

Parental Notification

The school system is required to inform parents regarding a number of issues including, but not limited to: professional qualifications of teachers, school-wide programs, smoking policy, weapons policy, and school directories. These notifications are available here.

Chester County Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the Chester County Board of Education that no public school student shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program or activity on account of the student's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, English language proficiency, or handicapping condition. If you feel you have been discriminated against in one of the department's educational programs or activities, you are encouraged to bring the matter to the attention of your local principal for discussion and resolution. If the matter cannot be resolved at this level, you are encouraged to file a written complaint with: Ken West, 970 East Main Street, Henderson, TN 38340, or call him at 731-989-5134.

Harassment/Sexual Harassment/Hazing

Harassment of any type will not be tolerated. Students should report any incident of harassment to the teacher, principal, or Director of Student and Employee Relations and Title IV/IX Coordinator: Ken West, Chester County Board of Education, 970 East Main Street, Henderson, TN 38340, 731-989-5134.

Política de Indiscriminación

Es la política de la junta de educación de Chester County que ningún estudiante de las escuelas púbicas se excluye de participación en, se denega los beneficios de, o se sujeta a discriminación en ningún programa o ninguna actividad a causa de la raza, el color, la origen nacional, el sexo, la religión, el aprovechamiento en el uso del idioma inglés, o la condición de inhabilidad. Si Ud. piense que ha sido victim de discriminación en alguno de los programas o alguna de las activadades del sistema de escuelas, contacte el director/la directora de la escuela por discusión y resolución. Si no se resuelva el asunto en este nivel, envíe una queja escrita a: Ken West, 970 East Main Street, Henderson, TN 38340, 731-989-5134.

Persecución/Persecución Sexual/Culebrazo

No se permite persecución de ningún tipo. Por qualquier incidente de persecución, informe Ud. al professor/a la profesora, al director/a la directora, o al director de relaciones de estudiantes y empleados y coordinador de Título VI/Título IX: Ken West, 970 East Main Street, Henderson, TN 38340, 731-989-5134.

ANNUAL PUBLIC NOTICE OF:

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES,

CHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL NUTRITION PROGRAM

The Chester County School System offers a wide range of Career and Technical Education programs, which consist of Agricultural Sciences, Business Technology, Family and Consumer Sciences, Health Science, Criminal Justice, and Auto Technology. Special Populations are also available for Disadvantaged and Handicapped Students. The Chester County School System and its Career and Technical Education Programs do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability in its activities and programs, including employment policies and practices.

The Chester County School and Nutrition Program offers healthy meals every school day. Your children may qualify for free meals or reduced price meals. Information is provided on the school meal application given by each school at the beginning of the school year. The Chester County School and Nutrition Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability in its activities and programs, including employment policies and practices.

The following person(s) has/have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

Title VI/ IX Coordinator
Britt Eads
Chester County Board of Education 970 East Main Street Henderson, TN 38340 731-989-5134

Section 504 Coordinator
Sarah Hibbett
Chester County Board of Education 970 East Main Street Henderson, TN 38340 731-989-5134

OR

Marty Willis, MOA Coordinator, Career & Technical Education
Tennessee Department of Education
Andrew Johnson Tower, 4th Floor
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
Email: Marty.Willis@state.tn.us
Office: (615) 532-2805