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Attendance Procedures

Reporting an Absence
When your child will be absent, please call the school attendance line before 8 a.m.

The attendance phone number is 429-7610.  Please select menu option #1.  Note:  The attendance line is operational 24 hours a day.


Tardy/Early Dismissal
Definition of Tardy: Tardy is the first 59 minutes of the day.
Definition of Early Dismissal: Early Dismissal is the last 59 minutes of the day.
Tardiness and Early Dismissal requirements:
  • All students who are tardy to school or who leave early must be signed in/out by an adult.
  • Students reporting to school tardy must get a class admittance slip from the office before reporting to class.