Title IX Overview


    Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) prohibits sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity) discrimination in any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.


    Title IX states:

    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 Office of Equity & Belonging oversees Title IX at PPSD: 

    Office of Equity and Belonging 
    797 Westminster St. 
    Providence, RI 02903


    Anyone can report allegations of sexual harassment to the district's Title IX Coordinator. To report allegations of sexual harassment, please contact the district's Title IX Coordinator via voicemail, email, or complete the Title IX and EEO Incident Report Form


    For more information regarding the district’s policies and procedures related to Sexual Harassment, please review our Resource Guide or visit the School Board and District Policies and Regulations webpage