Notification of Non-Discrimination

Continuous Notice of Nondiscrimination: It is the policy of the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy please contact :

Mr. Joseph Nelson, Superintendent Clarion-Goldfield-Dows CSD 120 Central Avenue East Clarion, Iowa 50525-1411 Telephone: (515) 532-3423 Option #4 Facsimile: (515) 209-3751 Email:

(alternative contact)

Director of the Office for Civil Rights, Chicago Office

U.S. Department of Education

John C. Kluczynski Federal Building

230 S Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604

Telephone (312)730-1560

Facsimile: (312)730-1576


Or Contact

Iowa Civil Rights Commission

400 E. 14th Street

Des Moines, Iowa, 50319-1004

(515) 281-4121 or 1-800-457-4416​government/crc/index.html. This inquiry or complaint to the federal office may be done instead of, or in addition to, an inquiry or complaint at the local level.