• 2020-2021 Transfer Request Forms   Board Policies On Transfer Requests 

    Open/Closed Schools List


    OUT OF DISTRICT RELEASE

    Parents who reside in Richland One can request that their student(s) be released to attend another school district where they are employed or where their student(s) owns property.

    *** Incomplete packets will not be processed. ***
    Out of District Release Form (Fillable PDF Form) 


    CHILDCARE TRANSFER

    Childcare transfers will only be considered for students in kindergarten through 8th grade. The documentation should show that all adult family members of the student's household who are legally responsible for the student are engaged in full-time employment, are full-time students, or are disabled and incapable of caring for children. Such circumstances must make them unavailable to care for the students immediately before and/or after school hours.

    *** Incomplete packets will not be processed. ***

    Childcare (Fillable PDF FORM)


    EMPLOYEE OPTION

    Full-time Richland One employees who desire to have their child attend the school where they work or the nearest grade-level appropriate school, may request a transfer. If the employee lives outside of Richland One, they must obtain a letter of release from their residential district.

    *** Incomplete packets will not be processed. ***

    Employee Option (Fillable PDF FORM)


    OUT OF DISTRICT ACCEPTANCE

    According to Section 59-63-30 of the S.C. Code of Laws, children within the ages prescribed by Section 59-63-20 shall be entitled to attend the public schools of any school district, without charge, if the child owns real estate in the district having an assessed value of three hundred dollars or more.

    The student must attend the school zoned to his/her property.

    (Form coming soon) 


    ADMINISTRATIVE (SEVERE HARDSHIP)

    A transfer may be approved for unusual circumstances and conditions. Documentation will be used to prove a clear condition of danger or hazard for the student, family or both must be provided. Severe Hardship requests should be supported by statements from medical doctors, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and/or school administrators who have knowledge of the concern. In addition, reports from resource/police officers or other professionals may also be included in the request(s).

    *** Incomplete packets will not be processed. ***

    Administrative (Severe Hardship)(FILLABLE PDF FORM)


    PROGRAMMATIC TRANSFER

    A transfer may be permitted for high school programs of study and unique offerings that are not offered in the zoned school.

    HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS OF STUDY AND UNIQUE OFFERINGS

    *** Incomplete packets will not be processed. ***

    Programmatic & Unique Offerings Transfer Request Form (FILLABLE PDF FORM)