Attendance

  • ADAP was not offered at WHS from  January 2020 through May of 2021.  If you took health during this time period, you will need to take the ADAP course online before getting your driver's license.  The instructions are as follows:

    1. dds.georgia.gov
    2. Testing/training
    3. Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program ADAP/eADAP
    4. Student registration
    5. Print your completed ADAP certificate

     

    Certificate of Enrollment (During the School Year)Request for Certificate of Enrollment  form.  Please allow 24 hours for processing.  There is a $2 notary fee.  

    Work permit – Effective July 1, 2015, with the exception of minors in entertainment, work permits are no longer required for youth ages 16 and older.  To obtain a work permit click HERE to access the Georgia Department of Labor website and follow the instructions.  After the minor and the employer have completed sections one and two of the application, the minor will need to email the MSK number to Natalie Jones.  The student will be notified when the permit is complete.  


    Absence Notes - Excuse notes from parent/doctor must be turned in to the attendance office within 3 days of the absence in order for the absence to be excused. See handbook for a list of excused absences.  Parent notes for absences are not accepted over email.  

    Same Day Check-out/Check-in - Students who check out and back in the same day to go to the doctor/dentist must bring in a doctor’s note when they return. This is considered as one occurrence.

    Check-out/Student Drivers - Student drivers who wish to check out must bring a signed note, including a contact phone number, from a parent to the attendance office in the morning.  Parents may also fax the check-out note to 770-716-3977, however, it may not be received immediately. A student may not leave campus until the attendance secretary has spoken to a parent/guardian.

    Check-out/Parent Pickup - Students checking out early who are being picked up by a parent are not required to have a note from the parent. Notes for check-outs are not accepted over email. The student will be called from the classroom when the parent arrives. The person checking the student out must come to the attendance office to check the student out and must have a government-issued ID.  

    College Visit Forms - College visit forms are to be completed by juniors and seniors prior to the planned visit.
    You may go to the form by clicking HERE. Students may come to the attendance office before school, during lunch, or immediately after school to pick up a form and to turn in their completed form.


    You may direct any questions regarding these forms to Nancy Griffin by either calling 770/460-3935 x 2413.