NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.

Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Bullying and Harassment

Contact

For Complaints regarding Bullying, based on protected classes (such as race, sex, religion and sexual orientation)  and other acts of bias and discrimination, please contact: 

Dr. Adrian R. Wood
State Title IX Coordinator
CT State Department of Education
Turnaround Office
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 602
Hartford, CT 06103-1841
Telephone: (860) 713-6795
E-mail: adrian.wood@ct.gov
Also see: Title IX Website

Formal complaints based on protected classes should be directed to:

The Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO)
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 2
Hartford, Connecticut 06103 
Telephone: 860-541-3400
Toll Free (CT): 1-800-477-5737
Web site:  https://www.ct.gov/chro/site/default.asp
Online Complaint Form

Boston Office
Office for Civil Rights

US Department of Education
8th Floor
5 Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109-3921
Telephone: 617-289-0111
FAX: 617-289-0150; TDD: 877-521-2172
Email: OCR.Boston@ed.gov
Filing complaints electronically: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/complaintintro.html