The School Board of Lee County is committed to ensure equity in all of its school programs and shall comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).The District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy or genetic information in its educational programs, services or activities, or in its hiring or employment practices. The District also provides equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to Sandy Shimp, Equity Coordinator, Fort Myers Technical College, 3800 Michigan Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33916; Phone Number (Voice/TDD): (239) 334-4544; E-mail: SandraLSH@leeschools.net. Lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation. The District may assess each student’s ability to benefit from specific programs through placement tests and counseling, and, if necessary, will provide services or referrals to better prepare students for successful participation.