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GRADUATION PLANS FOR CLASS OF 2020

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Superintendent's Press Release

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Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) at Dorchester County Public Schools Starting September 2019-June 2020

10 JULY 2019

Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) at Dorchester County Public Schools

Starting September 2019-June 2020

 

Dorchester County Public Schools will participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) Program for the school year starting in September 2019 through June 2020. CEP is a U.S. Department of Agriculture Federal Program which allows all students to receive a free healthy breakfast and lunch meal at all Dorchester County Public Schools. Students can participate in the National School Breakfast and National School Lunch Programs without having to pay a fee or apply with an application.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.

To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

W. David Bromwell
Interim Superintendent