Fayetteville School District reduces expulsions

Posted: November 6, 2015 at 1:10 a.m.

Shifting decisions about expulsions to a district-level committee has led to more options for students to continue their education in a different setting, a district administrator told the School Board on Thursday.

Expulsion process for Fayetteville schools

Principal recommends expulsion to Associate Superintendent Kim Garrett

Garrett organizes a team with two other administrators

The three-member team meets with parent, student and representatives from the school

Team rejects explusion, modifies the recommendation to an alternate placement in lieu of expulsion or expels the student

Appeals go to the superintendent first and then the School Board

Source: Fayetteville School District

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