Alliance prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived age, ancestry, ethnicity, parental status, pregnancy status, color, mental or physical disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, immigration status, marital status, medical information, nationality, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. This applies to all acts related to school activity or school attendance within an Alliance campus. For questions or complaints, contact the school-based Equity Officer/Title IX Coordinator: Zachary Perkins, Principal in Residence of Alliance College-Ready Middle Academy 5, 211 S Ave. 20, Los Angeles, CA 90031, 323-352-8034, email@example.com. For additional complaints or other issues, please contact the Home Office Equity Officer: Vice President of School Operations, 601 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90017, 213--943-4930, firstname.lastname@example.org.
All classes and courses will be conducted without regard to the sex of the pupil enrolled, and no pupil will be prohibited from enrolling in a class on the basis of the pupil’s sex, except as permitted by law.
When programs, activities, and athletic teams are in place, Alliance schools will maintain separate programs, activities, and teams for male and female scholars. Scholars may participate in sex-segregated programs, activities, and athletic teams consistent with the scholar’s gender identity.
Alliance schools maintain separate restroom facilities for male and female scholars. Single stall restrooms are general-neutral. Scholars may use facilities consistent with their gender identity. If there is a desire for increased privacy and/or safety, regardless of the underlying purpose or cause, any scholar and/or parent guardian may request a meeting with the school administration to determine the appropriate accommodation(s).
More information about Title IX can be found on the California Department of Education’s website: https://www.cde.ca.gov/re/di/eo/genequitytitleix.asp.
Suicide Prevention Policy:
In order to attempt to reduce suicidal behavior and its impact on students and families, Alliance College-Ready Public Schools shall develop preventive strategies and intervention procedures in accordance with guidelines outlined in AB2246. For more information regarding Alliance College-Ready Public School's Suicide Prevention Policy, please access the document here.
Alliance College-Ready Middle Academy engages in school-wide activities and programs to enhance connectedness, contribute to a safe and nurturing environment, and strengthen protective factors that reduce the risk for students.
All teachers and staff receive suicide prevention training in order to identify and respond to students at risk of suicide.
Uniform Complaint Procedure (UCP):
The alliance is the local agency primarily responsible for compliance with federal and state laws and regulations governing educational programs. Pursuant to this policy, persons responsible for conducting investigations shall be knowledgeable about the laws and programs which they are assigned to investigate.
To learn more about the complaint process, please access the document here.