Title IX Statement

Title IX: Non-discrimination on the basis of sex
                Board of Education Policy

The Brooklyn Public Schools is committed to a policy of equal access and does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. Any student (or parent of a student on behalf of the student) or staff member who believes that he or she has been the victim of sexual discrimination by an employee, individual under contract, volunteer or student of the Board of Education is encouraged to promptly report such a complaint to:


Patricia L. Buell, Superintendent of Schools

Title VI, VII, IX Coordinator 
119 Gorman Road
Brooklyn, CT 06234

Paula Graef, BES Principal Title IX Building Coordinator
Heather  Tamsin, BMS Principal Title IX Building Coordinator
Mark Weaver, BES Assistant Principal Title IX Investigations
Josh Torchia, BMS Assistant Principal Title IX Investigations

 Student:  Complaint Form: Sexual Harassment Under Title IX

Student:  Complaint Form:  Sex Discrimination Under Title IX (Other than sexual harassment)

Employee: Complaint Form: Sex Discrimination/Harassment Under Title IX

Trainings:  Back to School Trainings
                     State Training
                     Legal Issues Training

ADA and 504  Coordinators
Paula Graef, BES Principal
Heather Tamsin, BMS Principal