Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504


  • It is the policy of the Rochester Area School District not to discriminate against any person on the basis of handicap in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies as required by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504.

    The Compliance Officer and any other Compliance Officer that may be appointed or their successors shall have the responsibility of coordinating the Rochester Area School District’s compliance with and carrying out of its responsibilities as set forth in Section 504 and the Section 504 Regulations. This responsibility shall include the investigation of any complaints received alleging non-compliance or action prohibited by Section 504 and Section 504 Regulations.

    Students, employees, applicants for admission, and applicants for employment who have complaints or parents who have inquiries about Section 504 should address them to:

    Mrs. Amanda Cwynar, Elementary Principal or 
    Mr. Michael Daman, Middle/High School Principal
    Rochester Area School District
    540 Reno Street, Rochester, PA 15074