Lyon Street Student Services Center
1310 Lyon Street
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone: (803) 231-6926
Fax: (803) 733-6218
The Hearing Office ensures that students grades K-12 are given due process of law before receiving an expulsion sanction for violating a major school/district policy.
Functions of the Hearing Office
Presides over expulsion hearings for students grades K-12.
Conducts student suspension appeals, credit appeals and appeals of administrative transfers.
Serves as a consultant to school administrators regarding disciplinary issues.
Compiles relevant data and prepares reports for review of the Superintendent and Board of School Commissioners.
Interacts and communicates with various groups and individuals within Richland One and throughout the community.