Attendance

  • Certificate of Enrollmnent – Student fills out certificate of enrollment request in the attendance office. The cost is $2.00 for notarization.  Please allow 2 days for processing.  

    Work permit – Students 16 years of age and older do not need a work permit.  Student may obtain a data sheet from the attendance office. There is a section for the student to complete and a section that must be completed by the employer. The information is reported on the Georgia Department of Labor website. Please allow 24 hours for completion of your work permit. Students may come to the attendance office before school, during lunch, or immediately after school. Students may begin the application process online by going to the Georgia Department of Labor website. Click HERE to access the State site and follow the links for Individuals.


    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 list of excused absences.

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

    Check-out/Student Drivers - Students driving who wish to check out must bring a signed note from parent to the office in the morning with a contact phone number or have a parent fax a note giving permission to check out. A student may not leave campus until the attendance secretary has spoken to a parent/guardian.You can fax your note to 770-716-3977. Notes for absences and check outs are not accepted over email.

    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. The student will be called from the classroom when the parent arrives.  Notes for absences and check outs are not accepted over email. 

    Exam exemption for attendance - Students may have up to 5 occurrences per semester to exempt exams for attendance. This would include excused or unexcused absences, check ins or check outs.
    Questions? You can email questions to griffin.nancy@mail.fcboe.org. Notes for absences and check outs are not accepted over email.

    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 x128 or by emailing griffin.nancy@fcboe.org