A complaint is a written and signed statement alleging a violation of federal laws, state laws, regulations and/or Board policy.
Uniform Complaint Procedures (UCP)
The Lindsay Unified School District has the primary responsibility for compliance with federal and state laws and regulations. The district has established Uniform Complaint Procedures (UCP) to address allegations of unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying, and complaints alleging violation of state or federal laws governing educational programs, the charging of unlawful pupil fees and the non-compliance of our Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP).
The areas of state and/or federal laws are included in the Annual Notification of the Uniform Complaint Procedures below.
Annual Notification of the Uniform Complaint Procedures
(English) / (Spanish)
District employees are to maintain the highest ethical standards, exhibit professional behavior, follow district policies and regulations, abide by state and federal laws, and exercise good judgment when interacting with students and other members of the school community. Complaints concerning inappropriate conduct of an employee shall be investigated.
Title IX is a federal law that was passed in 1972 to ensure that male and female students and employees in educational settings are treated equally and fairly. It protects against discrimination based on sex.