Affirmative Action

Affirmative Action

It is the policy of the Highland Park Public School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, culture, religion, sex, gender/gender identities, national origin, socio-economic status, or disabilities in its educational programs or activities and employment policies, as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments 1972 (prohibiting sex discrimination in education), N.J.A.C. 6:4 (Equality in Education Program), and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (prohibiting discrimination against individuals with disabilities).

If employee or student feels that he/she has been discriminated against, they should file a written grievance with the Affirmative Action Officer who will investigate all allegations. Please see below for grievance procedures and forms.

Affirmative Action Officer: Jennifer Knapp
Email: jknapp@hpschools.net
Phone: 732-572-2400 Ext. 2825

Title IX Coordinator: Craig Girvan
Email: cgirvan@hpschools.net
Phone: 732-572-2400 Ext. 3627