The Kansas State Department of Education 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 inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: KSDE General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, KSDE, Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson, Suite 102, Topeka, KS 66612, (785) 296-3201
The Kansas State Department of Education has adopted an internal grievance procedure providing for prompt and equitable resolution of complaints alleging noncompliance by the Department with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 in any program or activity administered by the Department. The Kansas State Department of Education General Counsel has been designated the Section 504 Coordinator and may be contacted at: Office General Counsel, Kansas State Department of Education, 900 S.W. Jackson St., Topeka, Kansas, 66612, (785) 296-3201.
Any person who believes he or she has been subjected to discrimination on the basis of disability in a program or activity administered by the Kansas State Department of Education may file a grievance under this procedure. Retaliation against a person who files a complaint of discrimination on the basis of disability pursuant to the grievance procedure, or persons who participate in related proceedings, is prohibited.