EDUCATIONAL EQUITY DESIGNEE

Any person who feels this policy is being violated should contact the Educational Equity Coordinator (Designee) to file a complaint.  The Educational Equity Coordinator (Designee) for the Twin Cedars Community School District is:

                                    Brian VanderSluis

                                    Twin Cedars Community School

                                    2204 Hwy. G71

                                    Bussey, Iowa 50044

                                    Phone:  641-944-5241

 

GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES:

 

The purpose of this grievance procedure is to achieve, at the lowest possible level, equitable solutions to the problems that might arise concerning the requirements and provisions of the Educational Equity Laws.

 

Level One:

 

Any person (student, parent, or employee) with a complaint shall first discuss it with the Educational Equity Coordinator for the Twin Cedars Community School District, with the objective of resolving the matter informally.

 

Level Two:

 

If, as a result of the discussion with the Educational Equity Coordinator at level one, a complaint still exists, the complainant and the Educational Equity Coordinator will meet with the building principal(s) to discuss the matter.  If the complainant is not satisfied with the results of this meeting, the complaint shall be transmitted to level three.

 

Level Three:

 

The complainant, the Educational Equity Coordinator, and the Principal(s) will meet with the Superintendent to consider the matter.  If the matter is not resolved at this point, the complaint shall be transmitted to level four.

 

Level Four:

 

The complainant, the Educational Equity Coordinator, the Principal(s) and the Superintendent will meet with the School Board to consider the complaint.  If the complainant is not satisfied with the disposition of the complaint by the Board, he/she may appeal to the office of Civil Rights.