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Attendance

  • According to state law, school attendance is mandatory for children.
  • Students will be excused for the following absences and tardies; a doctor/dental appointment, death in the family, religious commitment, illness, family emergency, or diagnostic testing.
  • A doctor's note will be required for absences longer than three consecutive days or when a pattern of absences.
  • Family vacations are unexcused absences.
  • Students with no unexcused absences or tardies will receive monthly attendance certificates.

Late Students Will:

  1. Be escorted to the office by a parent guardian.
  2. Check in at the office to receive a tardy slip.
  3. Return the tardy slip to the classroom teacher.

Picking Students Up Early

  • Students may be released to designated adults during school hours.
  • Adults are required to show photo identification.
  • Children will not be released during the school day to walk home alone.