It is the policy of USD 232 not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, sex, handicap or disability in its programs and activities as required by the Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Inquiries regarding compliance with employment laws may be directed to Human Resources at 913-667-6200, 35200 W. 91st Street, De Soto, Kansas 66018. Inquiries regarding compliance with section 504 may be sent to the Director of Special Services, District 504 Administrator, at 913-667-6200. Interested persons, including those with impaired vision or hearing, can obtain information as to the existence and location of services, activities and facilities that are accessible to and usable by disabled persons by calling the Director of Special Services at 913-667-6200. Any act of retaliation against any person who has engaged in a protected activity, as that term is defined by law, is prohibited.