Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from discrimination based on sex:
No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

Title IX Resources

When conduct may be considered sexual harassment.



The following trainings are also available for WCSD employees through Vector SafeSchools.  They may be accessed by using your existing SafeSchools login and Password.

Safe Schools (Vector) Trainings

  • Title IX Compliance (written by Megan Farrell)
  • Title IX and Gender Equity in Athletics
  • Sexual Harassment: Staff-to-Staff
  • Sexual Harassment:  Student Issues & Response
  • Sexual Misconduct:  Staff-to-Student
  • Dating Violence:  Identification and Prevention

Title IX Trainings

Contact the Designated Civil Rights Coordinator below:
Involving Employees: 
Lyle Cox - Executive Director of Human Resources
(435) 673-3553  x5202
Involving Students: 
 Karen Bess - Director of Student Services
(435) 673-3553 ex. 5164
Involving Athletics:
Craig Hammer - Executive Director of Secondary Schools
(435) 673-3553 ex. 5166
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Region VIII (Denver Office)
U.S. Department of Education 
Office of Civil Rights
Cesar East Chavez Memorial Building
1244 Speer Boulevard, Suite 310
Denver, Colorado 80204-3582
Phone: (303) 844-5695
Fax:  (303) 844-4303
TDD: (877) 521-2172

WCSD Related Policies: