Title IX Policy

Title IX Policy

Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 provides:


No persons 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 educational program or activity receiving financial assistance.


Title IX Compliance


The School shall comply with this law and accompanying regulations at all times and does not discriminate on the basis of sex (including sexual orientation or gender identity) in its education programs, activities, or employment. To ensure compliance and resolve any complaints, the Governing Authority has designated the following individual as the School’s 

Title IX Coordinators: 

GEMS School Counselor, Kevin Beery (Grades K-5) - [email protected]

GEMS School Social Worker, Chrys Cruise )Grades 6-8) - [email protected]

140 E. 16th Ave. Columbus, OH 43201


Title IX Compliance and Grievance Policy

All Staff members complete mandatory training on an annual basis.  Our Title IX Team has received additional training through Bricker & Eckler to be in compliance with all Federal requirements.  The training materials are linked below.

General Title IX training for all K-12 staff members

K-12 Title IX coordinator/administrator training

K-12 Title IX investigator training

K-12 Title IX decision-maker training
K-12 Title IX report writing for investigators and decision-makers

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