Code No.: 100.0
Purpose: The Anamosa Community School District shall provide the best administrative, instructional, service staffs and physical facilities it can within the limitations of the community’s ability and willingness to furnish financial support.
Policy: The Anamosa Community School District shall provide educational programs for students as needed on the basis of individual interests, values, abilities and potential. There shall be no discrimination against any student because of gender, race, national origin, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability in the District educational programs, activities, or employment practices or as otherwise prohibited by statute or regulation.
The Anamosa Community School District shall be in full compliance with the letter and spirit of all state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in educational programs and activities.
The curriculum content and instructional materials utilized shall reflect the cultural, ethnic and racial diversity present in the United States. One of the objectives of the total curriculum and teaching strategies is to reduce stereotyping and to eliminate bias on the basis of gender, race, national origin, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability. The curriculum shall foster respect and appreciation for the cultural diversity in our country and an awareness of the rights, duties, and responsibilities of each individual as a member of a multicultural, nonsexist society.
The Board of Directors recognizes the importance of enhancing student programs through partnering with area colleges and that duplication of programs should be avoided.