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Title IX

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD’s Title IX Compliance works to ensure equal educational opportunity for all GCISD students and employees and to prevent, detect, and appropriately respond to reports of sex discrimination or sexual harassment in the District’s education programs and activities.

To obtain assistance related to the District’s compliance with Title IX, you may contact the District's Title IX Coordinators at the address, phone number, or email listed below.

Tiffany Cunningham, Title IX Coordinator (Students)
3051 Ira E. Woods Avenue
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 251-5640
tiffany.cunningham@gcisd.net

Gema Padgett, Title IX Coordinator (Employees)
3051 Ira E. Woods Avenue
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 251-5540
gema.padgett@gcisd.net

You may also make a report about sex discrimination including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, or stalking, by contacting the Title IX Coordinators in person, by mail, by phone, or by email at the contact information provided above.

Inquiries about the application of Title IX to GCISD’s education programs or activities may be referred to the District’s Title IX Coordinators, the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights of the Department of Education, or both.


Statement of Non-Discrimination

The District prohibits discrimination, including harassment, against any student on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, or any other basis prohibited by law. The District prohibits dating violence, as defined by this policy. Retaliation against anyone involved in the complaint process is a violation of District policy and is prohibited.


Title IX Grievance Process

In accordance with Title IX and its implementing regulations, GCISD’s Board of Trustees has adopted Board policies regarding responding to formal complaints of sexual harassment. A copy of the policy can be found here (FFH (Local)) and here (DIA(LOCAL)) and the legally-referenced policy can be found here (FFH (Legal)).

GCISD’s administration has developed a Title IX Grievance Process that complies with Title IX and its implementing regulations. Information regarding the District’s Title IX Grievance Process can be found here. Information regarding Title IX Supportive Measures can be found here.

A copy of the District’s Title IX Discrimination Complaint form can be found here.


Title IX Training

GCISD has provided training to all individuals involved in its Title IX Grievance Process, including the Title IX Coordinators. A copy of the training materials will be available at this site.