Accessibility and ADA Compliance

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SCPS' Commitment to Accessibility and ADA Compliance

The School Board of Seminole County, Florida is committed to ensuring that our web site is accessible to everyone. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, please contact our webmaster as we are continually striving to improve the experience for all of our visitors and users.

Standards compliance

  • SCPS is actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so endeavors to conform to WCAG 2.0 Level AA of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the Web Accessibility Initiative - Accessible Rich Internet Applications Suite (WAI-ARIA) 1.0 for web content. 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.

Consistent navigation

  • Navigation is consistent throughout the site.
  • The main navigation menu is on the top of each page.
  • Section links can be found in the right hand column of the respective section.
  • Website bread crumb links can be found above the content area of each page.
  • The footer contains links to accessibility design aspects and ADA contact information.

Increasing the font size

  • If you would like to increase the font size of the entire site, use the browser controls.
  • In all modern browsers (i.e. Internet Explorer 8, Firefox, Safari) you can select View > Zoom or use the appropriate keyboard controls.
  • In older versions of Internet Explorer, select View > Text Size.

Images

  • Unless they are purely decorative items, images used on this web site have suitable Alt (alternative) attributes.
  • Content should be usable/accessible with images "off" (disabled).

Links

  • Many links have title attributes which describe the link in greater detail, unless the text of the link already fully describes the target.
  • Links are written to make sense out of context.

Portable Document Format (PDF)

  • Some documents are produced in portable document format. To improve viewing these files, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader, which is available for free at the Adobe web site.

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