Civil Rights Laws and District Coordinator Information

Abbreviated Reference to the Legislation and Specific Criteria

Legislation: Title VI of Civil Rights Act of 1964

Prohibits discrimination, exclusion from participation, and denial of benefits based on race, color and national origin 

Coordinator: Jonathan Ford

31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 1229


Legislation:
 Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

Prohibits discrimination, exclusion from participation, and denial of benefits in educational programs based on sex.
Coordinator: Jonathan Ford
31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 1229


Legislation: 
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Prohibits discrimination, exclusion from participation, and denial of benefits based on disability.
Coordinator: Joel Villegas

232 Pearl Street, (781) 344-7001 ext.1207


Legislation: 
Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 
Prohibits discrimination, exclusion from participation, and denial of benefits on the basis of disability in the areas of employment.
Coordinator: Joyce Husseini

31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 1229

Legislation: Massachusetts General Laws, Ch. 76, S. 5 
Prohibits discrimination in all public schools on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identification, national origin, religion and sexual orientation.
Coordinator: Jonathan Ford

31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 1229

 

Legislation: Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965

Designed to help disadvantaged children meet challenging content and student performance standards.

Coordinator: Jonathan Ford

31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 1229

 

Legislation: Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990Prohibits discrimination, exclusion from participation, and denial of benefits on the basis of disability in the areas of educational programming and activities.
Coordinator: Carolan Sampson

31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 7321

 

Legislation: 603 CMR 46.00 
Governs the use of physical restraint on students in publicly funded schools
Coordinator: Carolan Sampson
31 Pierce Street, (781) 344-4000 ext. 7321