This institution is in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1976, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of “race, creed, color, age, national origin, gender, genetics, or disability”
Any academic requirement, course or program offering, business policy, fee, and/or information contained in this publication is subject to change or revocation without notice.
Taylor County School District Equity Statement:
The Taylor County School Board complies with all state statutes, including statutes on veteran’s preference and the Florida Education Equity Act, as well as all federal statutes, including the Americans with Disabilities Act. The Taylor County School Board does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or admission, whether student or employee
If you wish to file a complaint alleging any violation of this Act, notify:
TTI complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) which protects United States citizens who possess physical or mental disabilities. TTI also comply with Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1973 which states that “no otherwise qualified handicapped individual in the United States shall, solely by reason of his/her handicap, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefit of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.” Reasonable accommodations will be provided for students with documented special needs.
Course Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
Students with physical disabilities, students who are dyslexic or students with a specific learning disability are eligible for program accommodations to satisfy admission requirements, course completion or graduation requirements. Postsecondary students should request program accommodations through the Students Services Office and must self-identify to their instructor. Documentation must be provided that failure to meet certain program requirements are related to the disability and does not constitute a fundamental alteration of the program.
For parents of students with disabilities – To assist you in making informed decisions regarding your child’s education, please refer to the Taylor County School District Website, www.taylor.k12.fl.us/parents and select the section entitled “Students with Disabilities”. Topics include diploma options, transition planning and services, eligibility, Revised Procedural Safeguards, least restrictive environment, Section 504 Information & Guide, Standardized Test Waiver Options and a list of contact organizations.