WCCUSD Nondiscrimination Policies and Procedures

  • The West Contra Costa Unified School District prohibits discrimination, intimidation, harassment (including sexual harassment) or bullying based on a person’s actual or perceived ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, immigration status, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

    For questions or complaints, contact Equity Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator: Rhonda Haney, 1108 Bissell Avenue Richmond, CA 94801, 510-307-4538, rhaney@wccusd.net and Section 504 Coordinator: Darlene Almeida, 1108 Bissell Avenue Richmond, CA 94801, (510) 307-4535, dalmeida@wccusd.net.

    Non-Discrimination Policy: View the Announcement of Nondiscrimination/Harassment


    El Distrito Escolar Unificado de West Contra Costa prohíbe la discriminación, la intimidación, el acoso (incluyendo el acoso sexual) o la intimidación en base a las características reales o percibidas de descendencia, color, discapacidad, género, identificación con un género determinado, expresión de pertenencia a un género, estado migratorio, nacionalidad, raza u origen étnico, además de sexo, orientación sexual o asociación con una persona o grupo de personas con una o más de estas características ya sean reales o percibidas.

    Para preguntas o quejas, comuníquese con el personal de la Oficial de Cumplimiento de la Equidad/Coordinadora del Título IX: Rhonda Haney, 1108 Bissell Avenue Richmond, CA 94801, 510-307-4538, rhaney@wccusd.net y con la Coordinadora de la Sección 504: Darlene Almeida, 1108 Bissell Avenue Richmond, CA 94801, (510) 307-4535, dalmeida@wccusd.net.

    Politica de No Discriminación: Anuncio de No Discriminación/Acoso


Uniform Complaint Procedures and Forms

  • The Uniform Complaint Procedures (“UCP”) apply to complaints alleging a violation of applicable state and federal laws and regulations governing educational programs.  The UCP shall be used to investigate and resolve allegations made by a student, or a student’s duly authorized representative, involving unlawful discrimination, intimidation, or bullying based on a protected characteristic.

    The UCP also shall be used for allegations of a violation of specific federal and state programs that use categorical funds, such as Adult Education, Career Technical Education, Child Care and Development.  A full list of complaints covered by the UCP can be found under BP 1312.3.  

    UCP complaints can be filed by completing the complaint form (Spanish) and returning it to: 

    Rhonda Haney
    Director, Office of Educational Equity/Title IX Coordinator
    West Contra Costa Unified School District
    1108 Bissell Avenue, Richmond, CA 94801
    Phone: (510) 307-4538
    Email: rhaney@wccusd.net 

    More information about the UCP process is available from the California Department of Education https://www.cde.ca.gov/re/cp/uc/.


    Uniform Complaint Procedures (BP/AR 1312.3)
    English  |  Spanish

    Uniform Complaint Forms
    English  |  Spanish

Title IX Compliance Officer

  • Rhonda Haney
    Director, Office of Educational Equity/Title IX Coordinator

    Title IX Compliance Office:
    1108 Bissell Avenue
    Richmond, CA 94801

    Phone: (510) 307-4538
    Email: rhaney@wccusd.net