Attendance Protocol for Absences

  • Number of Unexcused Absences Procedure:

    • 5 Cumulative Unexcused Absences per Semester *Ages 6-16: The school notifies parents by first class mail of the unexcused absences and a summary of consequences.

    • 7 Cumulative Unexcused Absences per School Year Ages 14-17: The Attendance/Residency Officer will notify parents by letter concerning the attendance/driver’s license law and a summary of consequences.

    • 10 Cumulative Unexcused Absences per Semester *Ages 6-16: The Attendance/Residency Officer will report violations to the Student Attendance Protocol Committee to determine if court action will be pursued for formal intervention

     

    *After five (5) personal notes written by the parent/guardian for excused absences, the school administration may request appropriate medical documentation upon return to school for the purpose of validating the absences.