After the recent release of “Red Tails,” the 20th Century Fox film produced by George Lucas, the story of the only African American pilots during the second world war has caught the public’s interest. The Tuskegee Airmen, so named for their training ground in Tuskegee, Ala., “included pilots, navigators, bombardiers, maintenance and support staff, instructors and all the personnel who kept the planes in the air,” according to Tuskegee Airmen Inc.
The Oxnard Union High School District affirms its commitment to equality of opportunity for all individuals. This commitment requires that no discrimination shall occur regarding admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, any program and activity on the basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, citizenship, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, medical condition, religion, or marital status.
No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.