Policies and Procedures

Code of Conduct

Read the Schenevus Central School Code of Conduct.

Dignity for All Students Act

Dignity Act Coordinator: Kimberly Matthews, principal | kmatthews@schenevuscsd.org | Phone: 607-638-5881

The Dignity for All Students Act law is an official policy of New York State that requires all students in public schools to have the right to an education free of discrimination and harassment.

The information included on this page provides you with the resources to understand what this law means and how it is put into practice by the district.

To report an incident, please fill out the DASA Reporting Form and return it to the Main Office.

If you are having trouble accessing this document, please contact the Main Office at 607-638-5881.

FERPA Notification

As required under FERPA, the district would like to inform parents/guardians, and students 18 years of age or older currently in attendance, to their right to: inspect and review the student’s education records; request that records be amended to ensure that they are accurate and not misleading, or otherwise in violation of the student’s privacy or other rights; and control disclosures from the student’s education records, with certain exceptions. For access to student records, please contact the Office of the Superintendent at 607-638-5530.

Read the annual FERPA Notification.

If you are having trouble accessing this document, please contact the Main Office at 607-638-5881.

Nondiscrimination/Equal Employment Policy

The Schenevus Central School District is in compliance with the provision of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the Age Discrimination Act, and Dignity for All Students Act. This agency does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, military status, marital status, or disability in the employment and education opportunities it offers, including the vocational education opportunities available. Inquiries regarding these policies may be referred to Thomas Jennings, Title IX Coordinator, at 607-638-5530.

No otherwise qualified individual with a disability, as defined in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, shall solely by reason of his or her disability, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination under any programs or activ­ity conducted by Schenevus Central School District. Furthermore, it is the intent of the District to ensure that students who are disabled within this definition are identified, evaluated and provided with appropriate edu­cational services. For further information, contact the Building Principal.

Parents’ Bill of Rights

The Schenevus Central School District is committed to ensuring student privacy in accordance with local, state and federal regulations and district policies. To this end and pursuant to U.S. Department of Education (DOE) regulations (Education Law §2-d), the district is providing a Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security. View the Parents’ Bill of Rights.

Student-Parent Handbook

Read about our school policies and procedures in the Student-Parent Handbook.