CCPS STUDENT DISCIPLINARY Tribunal

Dr. maureen egbuna

Hearing Officer

maureen.egbuna@clayton.k12.ga.us

(770) 473-2700 ext.700338

Dr. Michele f. Flowers

Hearing Officer

michele.flowers@clayton.k12.ga.us

(770) 473-2700 ext. 700337

MRs. Anitra Murphy

Tribunal Specialist

anitra.murphy@clayton.k12.ga.us

(770) 473-2700 ext.700316

TRIBUNAL HEARING


In accordance with Georgia State law O.C.G.A. 20-2-753, a student must be provided with the


opportunity to participate in a student disciplinary hearing when the principal recommends a


suspension or expulsion of longer than ten days.




DEFINITIONS


Alternative Education Program - a program intended to meet the educational needs of a student


who is suspended from the regular classroom, as well as a student who is eligible to remain in his/her


regular classroom but is more likely to succeed in a non-traditional setting.



Short-Term Suspension - the short term removal of a student from a public school for ten days or


less.



Long-term Suspension- the long term removal of a student from a public school for more than ten


days but not beyond the current quarter or semester.



Transfers/Withdrawals - transfers within Clayton County Schools and/or withdrawals from Clayton


County Public Schools due to disciplinary reasons are not contemplated in the behavior code and


cannot be considered for Tribunal recommendations or decisions.



Expulsion - exclusion of a student from a public school beyond the current quarter or semester.

OFFICE OF TRIBUNALS RESOURCES

CCPS student code of conduct video

GaDOE Insights

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GAdoe student discipline

Click the link to access GaDOE Student Discipline

tribunal resources