Overview

The Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in relation to race, color, religion/religious beliefs, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, creed, citizenship status, marital status, political beliefs/affiliation, disability, home language, family, social or cultural background in all matters concerning staff members, students, the public, education programs and services, and individuals with whom the Board does business.

The Title IX Coordinator has 3 roles

  • To ensure and encourage equal opportunity

  • To provide means of redress to individuals who allege unlawful discrimination

  • To foster an inclusive and welcoming environment, reflective of the diversity of our community.


Stephanie Hillig, is the Title IX Coordinator appointed by the Superintendent. She accepts, investigates, and responds to general concerns about issues affecting the rights and responsibilities of individuals under equal opportunity laws. Employees, applicants, students and parents should notify the EOO if they feel they have been the victims of discrimination through any District activity or action. The complaint forms are located in Governing Board policy; AC-E (community) GBA-E (employees) and JB-E(students)

Mrs. Hillig has been a principal in the Prescott Unified School District for fifteen (15) years. She has served at all levels of administration including elementary, middle, and high school. She has been in the field of education for twenty-five (25) years and administration for twenty-two (22) years. Mrs. Hillig is also one of the District’s hearing officers appointed by the Governing Board. She conducts administrative hearings and makes a determination if a long-term suspension and/or expulsion recommendation is warranted in situations when a student is alleged to have violated the Student Code of Conduct.

Jeanette Bray, is the Investigating Officer appointed by the Superintendent. She is also the assistant principal of Prescott Mile High Middle School.

Missy Townsend, is the Decision Making Officer appointed by the Superintendent. She is also the athletic director at Prescott High School.


Contact Information:

Stephanie Hillig

1749 Williamson Valley Rd.

Prescott, Arizona 86305

(928) 717-3263

stephanie.hillig@prescottschools.com


Missy Townsend

1050 Ruth St

Prescott, Arizona 86305

(928)445-2322

missy.townsend@prescottschools.com


Jeanette Bray

300 S Granite St

Prescott, AZ 86303

(928)717-3241

jeanette.bray@prescottschools.com


OCR Office

Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Building

1244 Speer Boulevard, Suite 310

Denver, CO 80204-3582

(303) 844-5695

OCR.Denver@ed.gov