Non-discrimination Statement

  • The Nassau BOCES advises students, parents, employees and the general public that it offers employment and educational opportunities without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, military/veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, predisposing genetic characteristic(s), or domestic violence victim status. The Nassau BOCES shall provide equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The Nassau BOCES shall not discriminate or take any retaliatory action against an employee with respect to compensation, terms, conditions or privileges of employment because of the employee's or dependent's reproductive health decision-making.

    Information and grievance procedures are available by contacting the following individuals at 71 Clinton Rd., Garden City, NY 11530: Dr. Valerie C. D'Aguanno, Executive Director of the Department of Human Resources at 516-396-2358,, Dr. Peter N. Nicolino, Assistant Director of the Department of Human Resources at 516-396-2351,, and/or Selma Stoddard, Esq., Attorney (Employee Relations), Department of Human Resources at 516-396-2360, Inquiries concerning the application of regulations prohibiting discrimination may be referred to the above-mentioned individuals or to the Office for Civil Rights at NY Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 32 Old Slip, 26th Floor, New York, NY 10005-2500 or call 646-428-3900, or fax 646-428-3843, or TDD 800-877-8339 or email or file form at

  • Note: PDF forms can be printed and completed by hand, or filled in electronically and printed or emailed to the BOCES Compliance Officers. Use Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat when using fill-in feature of PDF forms. If you do not already have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer, you can download it for free from the Adobe website. 
Last Modified on July 9, 2021