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96 Perry Street, Colquitt, GA 39837 | Phone: 229-758-5592

 


 

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Annual Notification Statement

As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Miller County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations.

 

Miller County School and it’s supporting state and federal programs, including CTAE/Career, Technical, and Agriculture Education does not discriminate in enrollment or access to any of the programs available:

Agriculture

Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications

Business, Management, and Administration

Education and Training

Finance

Government and Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality and Tourism

Human Services

Information Technology

Manufacturing

Marketing

STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

 

 The lack of English language skills shall not be a barrier to admission or participation in the district’s activities and programs. The Miller County School District also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.

 

Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding these laws may be forwarded to the designated compliance coordinators below.

 

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964/The Age Discrimination Act of 1975

Mr. James Philips

Superintendent

96 Perry Street

Colquitt, GA. 39837

229.758.5592

 

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

Sports Equity

Mr. Allen Martin

Athletic Director

996 Phillipsburg Road

Colquitt, GA. 39837

229.758.4140

 

 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973/Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act/The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

Robert Green

Federal Programs Director

96 Perry Street

Colquitt, GA. 39837

229.758.5592

Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education

Jason Houston

CTAE Director

996 Phillipsburg Road

Colquitt, GA. 39837

 

 Continuous Non-Discrimination Notice

As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Miller County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations.  For additional information or referral to the appropriate system coordinator, contact the system Superintendent’s office at 96 Perry Street, Colquitt, GA. 39837 ? 229.758.5592

 

Equity coordinators may be contacted at the Miller County Board of Education ? 96 Perry Street ? Colquitt, GA. 39837 ? Students and employees will not be subjected to retaliation for reporting such harassment or discrimination. CLICK HERE for a copy of the discriminatory complaints procedure under Miller County School District Policy GAAA/JAA (Equal Opportunity/Discriminatory Complaints) or under Policy IDFA (Gender Equity in Sports).

 

Website Accessibility Statement

Miller County Schools is committed to making information on this site accessible for all individuals regardless of visual, hearing, or cognitive disabilities and strives to ensure its accessibility as new technologies and opportunities emerge. This site is designed using guidelines provided by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and every effort is made to insure compliance with Section 508 Federal Standards. This includes utilizing best practices of organizing the HTML code to allow for assistive readers/browsers, providing text-based navigation schemes, providing alternative text for images, and using individual titles & headers for all web pages.

 

Persons requiring assistive technology and who may need assistance in accessing information from the district and/or school websites should contact the Superintendent.   Every reasonable attempt shall be made to ensure equitable access to district and campus web resources.

 

Some documents on the district and campus websites are in a Portable Document Format (PDF). In order to improve viewing some of these files, readers may wish to open the document and use the text conversion option available from the File menu. By exercising this option for viewing PDF files may be read with a screen reader. If you do not already have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer, you can download it for free from the Adobe website.

 

Legal Disclaimers

 

A. COPYRIGHT

Unless otherwise indicated, the materials (“Materials”) displayed on Miller County Schools’ district and school websites are the property of Miller County Schools (District) and are protected by United States and international copyright laws. This includes, but is not limited to, the compilation, selection, arrangement and presentation of all Materials (including information in the public domain), the overall design of District Web site, and the computer programs that create the Web page displays.

Any visitor to the District Web site is hereby granted permission to access and print Materials from this Web site for personal, non-commercial purposes only. Any other copying, distribution, modification, transmission or dissemination of the Materials displayed at the District’s site by means now known or hereafter developed, is strictly prohibited without the express prior written permission of the District.

 

B. TRADEMARKS

Unless otherwise indicated, Miller County Schools’ district, project and program logos, individual school names, school logo/shield designs, school athletics identities, and school mottos are trademarks or service marks of the District and may not be used or displayed in any manner without the express prior written permission of the District. All other trademarks or service marks that appear on the District Web site are the property of their respective owners.  

 

C. LINKS TO EXTERNAL SITES

Miller County Schools’ (District) Web site or some of its Web pages may provide links to other Internet Web sites or resources not hosted on the District Web server (“External Sites”). As a visitor to the District Web site, you agree and acknowledge that the District:

     (i) Has provided these links to External Sites for your convenience only;

     (ii) Has no control over these External Sites;

     (iii) Is not responsible for the availability of these External Sites; and

     (iv) Does not endorse nor is responsible or liable for any content, advertisements,

           products, or other materials on or made available from these External Sites.

Further, you acknowledge and agree the District shall not be responsible or liable, either directly or indirectly, for any error, damage or loss caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any content, goods, or services available on or through these External Sites.

 

D. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Visitors and users agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the members of the Miller County Board Of Education Miller County Schools, its officers, employees, agents, successors and assignees (the "Indemnified Parties") from and against any and all liabilities, claims, demands, actions, damages, costs, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees), regardless of outcome, caused by, arising out of, or otherwise sustained as the result of the use of Miller County Schools’ technology.

 

E. DISCLAIMER

MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. FURTHER, MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT THE FUNCTIONS, SERVICES, OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY, THROUGH, OR RELATED TO MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS WILL BE ERROR FREE OR WITHOUT DEFECT. IN NO EVENT SHALL MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS BE LIABLE FOR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, AS A RESULT OF, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EQUIPMENT DOWN-TIME, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, LOSS OF INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES, WHETHER OR NOT FORESEEABLE AND WHETHER OR NOT MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. MILLER COUNTY SCHOOLS EXPLICITLY DENIES RESPONSIBILITY FOR FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS THAT MAY ARISE THROUGH THE UNAUTHORIZED USE OF ITS TECHNOLOGY.

 

F. COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT COMPLAINTS

Miller County Schools (District) respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement,  contact the Superintendent.

     (i) An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the

          copyright owner;

     (ii) A description of the copyrighted work allegedly infringed upon;

     (iii) A description of where the alleged infringing material is located on the District Web site;

     (iv) Your e-mail and postal address, as well as your telephone number;

     (v) A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the use of the alleged

           infringing material is unauthorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

     (vi) A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in

           your notice is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or authorized to

           act on the copyright owner's behalf.

 

G. CONTACT INFORMATION

If you wish to contact Miller County Schools to request permission to use any materials you may a letter delivered by first class U.S. Mail, postage prepaid to the following addresses:

 

Miller County Schools

96 Perry Street

Colquitt, GA. 39837


Miller County Schools