Non-Discrimination Statement

As required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Ware County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations. For additional information or referral to the appropriate system coordinator, contact the system superintendent's office at 1301 Bailey Street, Waycross, GA (912-283-8656).

For general information about these programs, contact:

Dr. Lynn Barber, CTAE Director
700 Victory Drive
Waycross GA 31503
912-287-2351
lynn.barber@ware.k12.ga.us

Inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies should be directed to:

Dean Moody, Federal Programs Director
1301 Bailey Street
Waycross GA 31501
912-283-8656
dean.moody@ware.k12.ga.us

Dr. Jacqueline Turner, Title IX Coordinator
1301 Bailey Street
Waycross GA 31501
912-283-8656
jackie.turner@ware.k12.ga.us

Mandy Harper, Section 504 Director
1301 Bailey Street
Waycross GA 31501
912-283-8656
mandy.harper@ware.k12.ga.us

The Ware County School System offers career and technical education programs at Ware County High School, Ware County Middle School, and Waycross Middle School. These programs are designed to prepare youth for a broad range of employment and further education and are offered under the guidance of certified teachers. The following is a list of programs being offered this year and the criteria for admission.

Pathways offered at Ware County High School:
Ag Mechanics Systems, Agriscience Systems, Business and Technology, Computer Science, Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Education, Forestry/Wildlife Systems, Engineering and Technology, Horticulture & Animal Systems, Law & Forensics, Marketing & Management, Therapeutic Services/Allied Health, Therapeutic Services/Patient Care, and Welding. (*these pathways require a background check for admission to clinical experiences; Patient Care also requires a social security card for admission to Certified Nursing Assistant testing).

Programs offered at the Ware County Middle and Waycross Middle Schools:
Agriculture Education, Business Education, Computer Science, Family & Consumer Science, and Healthcare

All career and technical education programs follow the system’s policies of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, and disability in all programs, services, activities, and employment. In addition, arrangements can be made to ensure that the lack of English language proficiency is not a barrier to admission or participation.