Attendance Policies

  • Regular school attendance is essential. Absences from class may result in serious disruption of a student’s education. The student and parents should avoid unnecessary absences. Two important state laws—one dealing with compulsory attendance and the other with how attendance affects the award of a student’s final grade or course credit. Use the menu bar in the left-hand column to read about the two policies. Please watch the video below to learn more about why attendance matters.