Q. What are compliance investigations?
A. Compliance investigations are reviews to determine if certain federal and state statutes are being adhered to, such as the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Q. How are investigations initiated?
A. Investigations can be initiated by a specific complaint or by a directive from the Compliance Director.
Q. Can anyone initiate a complaint?
A. Yes, any interested party can initiate a complaint, as long as it is in writing.
Q. Are complaints kept confidential?
A. All complaints are kept strictly confidential and the complainant is never identified.
Q. Can the outcome of an investigation be appealed?
A. Yes. The first level of appeal is to the Compliance Director. The next level is to the State Board of Education.