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Title IX

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights enforces, among other statutes, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities that receive Federal financial assistance. Title IX states that:

No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.


The District designates the following person to coordinate its efforts to comply with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended, for students:


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Lee Auvenshine

Deputy Superintendent & General Counsel


(972) 923-4631 • 411 N. Gibson Street • Waxahachie, TX 75165