Absence Reporting / Policy

  • Not Coming to School Today?
    Absences must be reported via the attendance line at 754-322-4702 or written note. The report must come from a parent and give the date(s) of the absence and the reason for it. Parents MUST report these absences within two days following the absences. A note can be sent either the day before or not later than the second day after the absence.  If your child is going to be late to school, please send an note of explanation. All tardies due to late buses are automatically excused.

    Attendance Policy 5.5

    1. All students' absences must align with the eight (8) reasons allowed for absences, as outlined in the Attendance Policy and in the Code of Student Conduct.
    2. Parents must state reason (from approved list) for absence when they call in or write a note to report a student's absence.
    3. Absences can only be excused if they correspond with one of the eight (8) allowed reasons.

    Attendance Policy (pdf)

    Política de la atención en español (pdf)

    Comparecimento política Portugues (pdf)

    Politique de assistance dans le Kréyol (pdf)