Website ADA Accessibility Policy
The Auburn Public School District is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website for students, parents and members of the community, both with and without disabilities. All pages on the Auburn Public School District website will conform to the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative’s (WAI) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, Level AA conformance, or updated equivalents of these guidelines. Additionally, the Auburn Public School District is committed to compliance with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 504 and Title II so that students, parents and members of the public with disabilities are able to independently acquire the same information, engage in the same interactions and enjoy the same benefits and services within the same timeframe as those without disabilities, with substantially equivalent ease of use; and that they are not excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination in any Auburn Public School District program, service, or activity delivered online.
A student, parent or member of the public who wishes to submit a complaint or grievance related to the accessibility of any official Auburn Public School District web presence that is developed by, maintained by, or offered through the Auburn Public School District, third party vendors and/or open sources may complain directly to a school administrator or the District webmaster. The initial complaint or grievance should be made using Website Accessibility Complaint/Request Form, however, a verbal complaint or grievance may also be made. When a school administrator or School/District webmaster receives the information, they shall immediately inform the Director of Technology.
Complaints should be submitted in writing, via email, or by completing the website complaint form and will be promptly addressed.
The formal ADA non-compliance complaint should include the following:
- Date of the Complaint
- Description of the problem encountered
- Web address or location of the problem page
- Solution desired
- Contact information in case more details are needed (email and phone number)