Title IX

The following information is provided in response to 34 C.F.R. Part 106.8 of the 2020 Title IX Regulations, mandating notice of a non-discrimination policy and adoption and publication of grievance procedures that provide for the prompt and equitable resolution of student and employee complaints.

Non-Discrimination Statement

Spring Branch ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, disability, age, or any other basis prohibited by law in providing education services, activities, and programs.

Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Prohibited

Spring Branch ISD does not and, under Title IX, is required not to discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs or activities. The requirement not to discriminate on the basis of sex extends to admission of students in its educational programs or activities and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX may be referred to the District’s Title IX Coordinator, the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights of the Department of Education, or both.

Title IX Coordinator

Spring Branch ISD has designated and authorized the following employee to serve as its Title IX Coordinator to address concerns or questions regarding discrimination on the basis of sex, including sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, or gender-based harassment:

Karen Heeth
Associate Superintendent for Talent and Administration and Title IX Coordinator
955 Campbell Road, Houston, Texas, 77024

Any individual may report sex discrimination, including sexual harassment, at any time, including during non-business hours, by mail, phone, or email. During business hours, reports may also be made in person.

For more information related to Spring Branch ISD’s Title IX policies and grievance procedures, please see Board Policy FFH (Legal) (Local) and (Regulation).

All materials used to train Title IX personnel are available here:

and are available for inspection upon request by contacting publicinformation@springbranchisd.com

To file a formal Title IX complaint, please complete and return this form to the Title IX Coordinator.