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Legal Notices & Disclaimers

The Americans with Disabilities Act is a federal law that prohibits discrimination against any qualified individual with a disability. Knox County Schools prevents discrimination against any individual on the basis of physical or mental disability by providing equal access to its educational programs and activities. Where needed, in order to permit access to all of its programs, services and activities the Knox County Schools will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please contact the school principal or site supervisor to request assistance.

  1. Discrimination
  2. FMLA
  3. Equal Employment Law
  4. Minimum Wage July 2009
  5. TOSHA
  6. Unemployment Insurance
  7. USSERA
  8. USDA
  9. FRAUD Alert Poster
  10. Grievance Form
  11. Tennessee Wage Regulations 2012
  12. EEOC Gina Supplement
  13. Minimum Wage Spanish Version

Nondiscrimination

The Knox County schools System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
 
The following person has been designated to handle inquires regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Scott Bolton Title VI, Title IX and ADA and OCR Coordinator,
Room 321 of the Andrew Johnson Building,
Telephone (865) 594-1686.
 
For further information on notice of nondiscrimination, visit http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481. 
 

USDA Notice

“The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination a against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.
 
)If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaintfilingcust.html or at any USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.
 
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (in Spanish).
 
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer”.  
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