School system releases tribunal findings

A Hephzibah High School student took a loaded gun to school Feb. 4, according to Richmond County tribunal findings recently made public.

 

He was suspended for the rest of the school year and will be assigned to the Tubman Education Center Alternative Program for the 2013-14 term.

The following are findings from tribunal hearings held Feb. 7, 11 and 14. Students were given the option of attending the Tubman Education Center Alternative Program in lieu of long-term suspension unless otherwise noted.

• Four Glenn Hills High School students cut class Feb. 1 and ended up being chased by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, causing three schools to be placed on lockdown. All were assigned to the alternative program for the rest of the term.

• A Hephzibah High School student hit and kicked a teacher while trying to fight another student Feb. 1. She cursed and threatened the teacher and administrator. She was suspended for the rest of the term and will be assigned to the alternative program for the 2013-14 year.

• A Langford Middle School student exposed himself to another student on the school bus Jan. 31. He was assigned to the alternative program for the rest of the term and placed on probation for the 2013-14 year.

• Two Langford students cut class Feb. 5 and smoked marijuana in the bathroom. They were assigned to the alternative program for the rest of the term.

• An Academy of Richmond County student had a knife on the bus and threatened another student Jan. 29. He was suspended for 45 days and will be assigned to the alternative program for the 2013-14 year.

• A Glenn Hills High student had marijuana on him Jan. 31. He was assigned to the alternative program for the rest of the term.

• A Langford student took a non-operational air-soft pistol to school Jan. 31, and a second student took it. The students were assigned in-school suspension for 10 days and placed on probation for the rest of the school year.

 

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