Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

  • The Sumner School District is in the process of reviewing its activities, services and programs to identify and eliminate any barriers to full participation by all otherwise qualified persons regardless of any disability. If you are aware, or become aware, of any such barriers to access or to communication associated with any of the School District's programs, services or activities, please notify the Americans with Disabilities Act compliance person for the Sumner School District Marc Brouillet, Executive Director of Human Resources, in writing at 1202 Wood Avenue, Sumner, or by telephone (253) 891-6000
     
     

    ADA ACCOMMODATIONS

     
    The Sumner School District provides reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities. We invite parents, guardians and community members with special needs to contact the ADA/504 coordinator at least seventy-two (72) hours before scheduled meetings, training, or events to discuss any special accommodations that may be necessary. Please contact Marion Leach, Executive Director of Human Resources, in writing at 1202 Wood Avenue, Sumner, or by telephone (253) 891-6000.
     
     

    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

     
    The Sumner School District complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability in education programs, services and activities. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the school district’s Title IX/RCW 28A.640 officer and Section 504/ADA coordinator, in writing at 1202 Wood Avenue, Sumner, or by telephone (253) 891-6000.
     
     

    NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

     
    The Sumner School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees are designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: District Title IX Coordinator, Section 504/ADA Coordinator or Compliance Coordinator for 28A.640 and 28A.642 RCW, in writing at 1202 Wood Avenue, Sumner WA 98390 or by telephone at (253) 891-6000.

    The Sumner School District will also take steps to assure that national origin persons who lack English language skills can participate in all education programs, services and activities. For information regarding translation services or transitional bilingual education programs, contact the Special Education Director.

    For information on accessibility of school building and school grounds please contact the school secretary. The Sumner School District contact person is Karen Finnigan, Director of Special Services, (253) 891-6000.