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Policies, Concerns, and Complaints

Processes start with the person who has the complaint setting up a meeting with the employee or department staff to work out a resolution. The District has a formal complaint procedure. Please use the buttons above to find the form which will address your complaint and it will be submitted to the proper person/department.

Please Note: South Bay Union School District accepts any written as a Uniform Complaint - no specific form is required; helpful information for the complaint could include: contact information, names, date and time of the incident, location/school name, and as many details as possible. Please submit complaints to the Principal, Student Support and Accountability, and District compliance officer.

Uniform Complaint Procedures- A Uniform Complaint Procedures (UCP) complaint is a written and signed statement alleging a violation of federal or state laws or regulations, which may include an allegation of unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying. (CDE)

Title IX- Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from discrimination based on sex in education programs and activities that receive federal financial assistance. 

Williams Settlement- California Education Code (EC) § 35186 created a procedure for the filing of complaints concerning deficiencies related to instructional materials, conditions of facilities that are not maintained in a clean or safe manner or in good repair, and teacher vacancy or misassignment.