ADA Program Accessibility Plan

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), Wilcox Elementary School (“The School”) is committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are not denied an opportunity to participate in and benefit from any service, program or activity offered by the school. Individuals with disabilities are welcome to participate in and benefit from the events at our school. School officials wish to assist in making the event a memorable experience for all.

ACCESS TO SERVICES, PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

The school will make reasonable modifications in its policies, practices and procedures when the modifications are necessary to ensure that services, programs and activities are provided by the school are readily accessible by individuals with disabilities. In choosing among methods to ensure that services, programs and activities are readily accessible, the School will give priority consideration to those methods that will provide the service, programs and activities in the most integrated setting appropriate to the needs of individuals with disabilities.

NOTICE OF ADA ACCOMMODATIONS

Notice of Request for Accommodations

The School will provide notice of the availability of ADA access and accommodations in event registration forms and other school event announcements

This notice will include the international Symbol of Accessibility (“ISA”), contact information and language concerning ADA access and accommodations. It will also direct individuals with disabilities to the appropriate office where they can request an accommodation.

Signage

The School will work towards providing signage at a location at which one can obtain information about accessible facilities.

FACILITIES:

The School has elected to make good faith and reasonable attempts to upgrade facilities for barrier removal in line with the DOE’s Facilities Branch’s priority list.

WILCOX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NOTICE & REQUEST FOR ACCOMMODATIONS

If you are an individual with a disability, please contact the following personnel to make arrangements for accessibility to any school event at least 10 working days prior to the event. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate your request.

For SCHOOL events, please contact:

Mr. Corey Nakamura – Principal @ 274-3150 
Mrs. Malia Kimura – SASA @ 274-3150 x103

Or, you may call the office at the following:

Office Contact Number @274-3150 or via relay