File: GBA


    No employee or applicant for employment to the Sharon Public Schools shall be discriminated against on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, homelessness, national or ethnic origin, race, sex, sexual orientation, religion, political beliefs or veteran status.

    The Sharon Public Schools will promote the rights and responsibilities of all individuals as set forth in the State and Federal Constitutions, pertinent legislation and applicable judicial interpretations.

    All district recruitment efforts shall include actions designed to attract candidates who represent the diversity evident in the town.

    Legal Ref.:603 CMR 26, Access to Equal Educational Opportunity

    Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII)

    Age Discrimination Act of 1967 (ADEA)

    Title I, Title V of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)

    Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA)

    Civil Rights Act of 1991

    Cross Refs:AC, Nondiscrimination

    ACA, Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Gender

    ACE, Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Handicap

    ADAB, Statement on Diversity

    Revised:March 20, 2013