USD 109 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Michael Couch, USD 109
Superintendent, PO Box 469, Belleville KS 66935, 785-527-5621.
Emergency Safety Intervention:
USD posts the following policy according to legislative requirement for all school districts: The board of education is committed to limiting the use of Emergency Safety Interventions (ESI), such as seclusions and restraints, with all students. The board of education encourages all employees to utilize other behavioral management tools, including prevention techniques, de-escalation techniques, and positive behavioral intervention strategies.