Zone Exemption Request

  • Conditions of Transfer Request

    A. Students requesting a transfer from one attendance zone to another within the Richmond County school district my apply for the transfer through the Superintendent's office. Applications may be picked up at the front counter at 864 Broad Street, Augusta, GA 30901. The response will be in writing. Approved transfers are valid for the current school year in which the approval is issued. Acceptable behavior, arriving and being picked up in accordance with the school's time schedule, and attendance are required in order for exceptions to remain valid. 

     

    B. Transfers may be approved for extreme hardships ((Medical, Financial, and Bullying (with Bullying Packet) - (please attach documentation with completed application)) pending space availability. If space becomes an issue, students with zone exceptions must return to their zoned school. 

     

    C. ALL Attendance Zones for students attending the public schools of Richmond County will be enforced in accordance with federal desegration requirements (Policy JBCC).

     

    D. Bus transportation is not furnished to transfer students. 

     

    E. The principal has the discretion to withdraw any student not meeting the above conditions.