AFFIRMATIVE ACTION


Mission Statement
 

The Nutley School District is committed to maintaining a diverse environment that is free from harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, gender identity or expression, affectional or sexual orientation, social or economic status, or disability.

 

Appointment of Affirmative Action Officers
 

Whereas, New Jersey public schools and the Nutley School District are required to develop and implement a Multi-Year Equity Plan to identify and resolve all equity needs affecting its schools, pupils, or staff, as indicated in N.J.A.C. 6:4-1 et seq.; and Whereas, an affirmative action officer is necessary to uphold the regulations pertaining to N.J.S.A. 18A:36-20; N.J.S.A. 10:5; N.J.A.C. 6A:7; Guidelines for the Desegregation of Public Schools in New Jersey (1989); Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990; Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (I.D.E.A.) of 1997; now therefore be it Resolved, that affirmative action officers be appointed for the Nutley School District.

  



Affirmative Action Officers

Phillip N. Siculietano, District Affirmative Action Officer
Robert O’Dell, Nutley High School Affirmative Action Officer
Lynn Imperiale, Nutley High School Affirmative Action Officer
Jessica Lemire, Nutley High School Affirmative Action Officer
Marcellino Marra, John H. Walker Middle School Affirmative Action Officer
Cathy Felici, John H. Walker Middle School Affirmative Action Officer
Annette Pucci, John H. Walker Middle School Affirmative Action Officer
Claire Menza, Spring Garden Elementary School Affirmative Action Officer
Lora Dwyer, Yantacaw Elementary School Affirmative Action Officer
Janine Sarno, Lincoln Elementary School Affirmative Action Officer
Kathleen Cullity, Washington Elementary School Affirmative Action Officer
Laura Ritacco, Radcliffe Elementary School Affirmative Action Officer

 


 

Resources for Affirmative Action

The following are a few of the resources available for additional information on Affirmative Action:

New Jersey State Division on Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights

U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division

American Association for Affirmative Action

Affirmative Action Laws and Regulations


LGBTQ Resources for Students & Staff

Welcoming Schools

GLSEN

Teaching Tolerance 

PFLAG

 

Laramie Project NHSTV Behind the Scenes Documentary

NHS The Laramie Project Act I

NHS The Laramie Project Act II

End Discrimination

 

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