TITLE IX: Protocol For Investigating Sexual Harassment/Retaliation

  • New Title IX regulations, issued by The Secretary of Education and take effect on August 14, 2020, amends the regulations implementing Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX). The final regulations specify how recipients of Federal financial assistance covered by Title IX, including elementary and secondary schools, must respond to allegations of sexual harassment consistent with Title IX’s prohibition against sex discrimination. The revised regulations are intended to effectuate Title IX’s prohibition against sex discrimination by requiring recipients to address sexual harassment as a form of sex discrimination in education programs or activities.

    Newton Public School District protocol.

    Staff training for NPS staff training documents.

    Forms to report incidents of sexual harassment and/or sex discrimination are forthcoming.

    The Newton Public Schools Title IX Coordinators are:

    Joany Santa
    Director of Human Resources
    100 Walnut St. Newton, MA 02460


    Eva M. Thompson
    Title IX Coordinator
    100 Walnut St. Newton, MA 02460