Policies & Procedures

Current Policies & Procedures Documents Available Online

Below are some frequently requested links for your convenience:

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Title IX Policy

VSDB provides equal opportunities to employees and applicants for employment and for students and applicants for admission, consistent with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX). Title IX prohibits discrimination based on gender (including sexual harassment and sexual violence) in educational programs which receive federal financial assistance. Questions regarding discrimination prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, or other applicable federal and state laws, may be referred to the Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator:

Tessy Schlemmer

DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES

 

PO Box 2069
Staunton, VA 24402

Phone: (540) 332-9065
Email: Tessy.Schlemmer@vsdbs.virginia.gov

Statement of Non-Discrimination

The Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind (VSDB) Board of Visitors (Board) is committed to maintaining an educational and residential environment and workplace that is free from harassment and discrimination on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, disability, religion, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law or based on a belief that such characteristic exists at school or any school sponsored activity.

Contact Information

Tessy Schlemmer

DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES

 

PO Box 2069
Staunton, VA 24402

Phone: (540) 332-9065
Email: Tessy.Schlemmer@vsdbs.virginia.gov