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Title IX

Title IX 


The Swain County School district does not discriminate against anyone based on sex in its education programs or activities and is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and federal regulations to not discriminate in such a manner.  This requirement extends to admission and employment.


Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its implementing federal regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator and/or the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the Office of Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education.



Title IX Coordinator

Thomas A. Dills

828-488-3129 ext. 5125

[email protected]

50 Main Street Suite 2

Bryson City, NC  28713



Title IX states that no person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.


Learn more about Title IX through the U.S. Dept. of Education at www.ed.gov.



Other School District Contacts


Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act 

Dr. Brandon Sutton


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Neil Blankenship

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Bright Adventure            

Trish Chapman

[email protected]


East Elementary                              

Amanda Sutton

[email protected]


West Elementary            

Lisa Sutton

[email protected]


Middle School

Ryan McMahan

[email protected]


High School                       

Sonja Blankenship

[email protected]



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