Gresham-Barlow School District and School Board Student Support Statement
We, the Board and staff of the Gresham-Barlow School District, reaffirm our commitment to preparing EVERY student for success regardless of national origin, race, culture, ethnicity, sex, language, socio-economic status, mobility, sexual orientation, disability, religion, and/or immigration status. In accordance with our District Equity Policy, "The Gresham-Barlow School District is committed to ensuring the right of each student to have equitable opportunities to achieve their dreams and academic goals by minimizing barriers and limitations."
We celebrate the diversity of our families, our staff, the rich language, and the cultural assets each person brings to our District. We value and encourage the participation of all students, families, and staff in our communities and our schools. We honor and uphold the right to freedom of speech and expect individuals to exercise that right responsibly. The District will be steadfast in providing a safe and welcoming environment for ALL.
We stand against hate.
We stand for respect.
We stand for dignity.
We stand for inclusiveness.
EVERYONE is welcome in the Gresham-Barlow School District.