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LGBTQ

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, or Questioning (LGBTQ)

The Sun Prairie Area School District is committed to providing a safe, inclusive, nondiscriminatory learning environment for all students, including transgender and gender nonconforming students.  Any discrimination, bullying, or harassment based on a person’s actual or perceived transgender status or gender nonconformity is prohibited.

Local Resource Organizations:

GSAFE

GSAFE increases the capacity of LGBTQ+ students, educators, and families to create schools in Wisconsin where all youth thrive. We do this by: developing the leadership of LGBTQ+ students; supporting Gay-Straight Alliances, training educational staff on creating safe and supportive school communities; advancing educational justice; and deepening racial, gender, and social justice.

122 E. Olin Ave Ste 290, Madison, WI 53713

Phone: 608-661-4141

PFLAG Madison

PFLAG promotes the health and wellbeing of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning persons, their families and friends through:

  • Support, to cope with an adverse society

  • Education, to enlighten an ill-informed public

  • Advocacy, to end discrimination and to secure equal civil rights

1704 Roberts Ct, Madison, WI 53711

Phone: 848-2333

 

Proud Theater

Proud Theater is a LGBTQA youth theater group for youth 13 to 18.  Has chapters in Madison, Milwaukee, Sun Prairie, and Wausau.

600 Williamson St, P1  Madison, WI 53703

Phone- 608.222.9086

 

Teens Like Us (TLU)

The Teens Like Us Program's (TLU) main goal is to provide support and education for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth ages 13-18. Founded over 20 years ago, TLU provides a safe place for youth to meet with their peers. The group also serves youth questioning their sexuality as well as youth from LGBT- headed families.

TLU meets Tuesdays from 5pm-7pm and organizes periodic social activities. All activities are designed to promote healthy, self-respecting lifestyles. Group topics include HIV/AIDS prevention, self-esteem building and leadership skills development. TLU members can also receive individual counseling and case management from Briarpatch staff.

Briarpatch Youth Services

2720 Rimrock Road, Madison, WI 53704

608.245.2550 x.1311 Phone

 

Resources for Families:

Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth. The Trevor Project offers accredited life-saving, life-affirming programs and services to LGBTQ youth that create safe, accepting and inclusive environments over the phone, online and through text.

 

STUDENT DISCRIMINATION AND HARASSMENT POLICY AND PROCEDURE

Policy JB- Student Discrimination and Harassment

Procedure JB-R- Student Discrimination and Harassment

DISCRIMINATION AND HARASSMENT FORMS

NOTICE OF DISCRIMINATION AND HARASSMENT