Desert Sands Unified School District is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. We are actively working to enhance the accessibility and usability of our website by adhering to many of the available standards and guidelines.
Our website endeavors to conform to the World Wide Web Consortium Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Level AA guidelines. These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. Conformance with these guidelines will help make the web more user friendly for all people. For more information about the Federal standards, please visit the Section 508 website or the Federal Access Board website.
The District strives to adhere to accepted guidelines and standards for accessibility and usability as comprehensively as possible on this website. The District’s website has been and continues to be tested and improved upon using leading web accessibility technologies.
We are continually seeking solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime, should you experience any difficulty accessing any of our web pages or documents, or require content in a different format, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (760) 777-4200. Please help us respond to you in the most beneficial way by indicating the nature of your accessibility problem, the preferred format(s) in which you want to receive the material, and your contact information.
Many popular browsers contain build-in accessibility tools:
Portable Document Format (PDF)
Some documents on the District’s website may be produced in portable document format (PDF). To improve viewing these files, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader, which is available for free at the Adobe web site. Alternative accessible formats are also provided, where possible, most commonly through a text or an HTML file.