As part of new regulations from the US Department of Education, we are posting various information related to Title IX and the commitment of Golva Elementary School to comply with these laws.


Our Title IX Coordinator is: Dr. Timothy W. Tharp

Our Investigator is: Taryn Sveet, Beach High School Principal

Our Decision-Maker is: Lynn Swanson, Lincoln Elementary School Principal (Beach)

Our Appeal Decision-Maker is: David Wegner, Beach School District Superintendent.


All of the above individuals were trained in the latest Title IX regulations and guidance on August 7th and 10th, 2020.  In addition, Dr. Tharp received 6 hours of additional training from the Montana School Boards Association in November of 2021.


Below is the training materials used and they are here as part of the regulations:

Title IX Outline from training

Title IX PowerPoint from training


Our School Board Policies are posted here.


Lone Tree School District #6 is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to prevention of discrimination in any form.  If you have any questions, contact Dr. Tharp.