Every pupil of the Richton School District will have equal educational opportunities regardless of race, creed, sex handicap, religion or marital status. No student shall be excluded on such basis from participating in or having access to any coarse offerings, athletics, counseling, employment assistance, and extra curricular activities.

As provided under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, no person in the US shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.