Monday, August 07, 2023

Oconee County Schools Reported To State That Six Incidents Involving Weapons Took Place At Its Schools In School Year 2022-2023

***A Single Incident Involving Weapons Reported Year Earlier***

Oconee County Schools reported to the Georgia Department of Education six incidents at its schools involving weapons during the last academic year in the required Discipline Incident Type Count due at the end of the school year.

Two of the six incidents involved knives, two involved rifles, and two involved other unspecified weapons.

Oconee County Schools has provided to the public no information on any of the incidents, though open records requests indicate that it did communicate via email internally about three of the incidents.