Welcome to IU29
Schuylkill Intermediate Unit 29 is a regional educational service agency established by the Pennsylvania General Assembly in 1971 to provide support to local school districts.
One of twenty nine in the state of Pennsylvania, Intermediate Units are public entities and serve a given geographic area's educational needs and function as a step of organization above that of a public school district, but below that of the Department of Education.
IU29 coordinates services for Schuylkill County Schools with the main services including Carrer and Technical Education, Defined Mandated Services including Continuing Education, Curriculum Services, Instructional Materials Services, Educational Planning, Pupil Personnel Services, Special Education Supports and act as a liason on both the State and Federal level.
The Schuylkill Intermediate Unit does not discriminate in its educational programs, activities or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, union membership, or any other legally protected category. This policy is in accordance with state law, including the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act, and with federal law, including Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The Schuylkill Intermediate Unit’s commitment to non-discriminatory practices extends to prospective students and employees, current students and employees, parents of students, community members, and representatives of outside agencies.
Schuylkill Intermediate Unit employees, community members, and agency representatives who have a complaint of harassment or discrimination or who seek information about accommodations for individuals with disabilities should contact Dr. Gregory S. Koons, Executive Director and Equal Rights and Opportunities Director, at Schuylkill Intermediate Unit 29, P.O. Box 130, 17 Maple Avenue, Mar-Lin, PA 17951, telephone number (570) 544-9131 or fax number (570) 544-2169.