What is tardy?
When a student is not in the homeroom when the school starts for the day then they are considered tardy.
What is absent?
When a student will not be attending school for the entire day.
What are the policies regarding tardy and absences?
Rules regarding tardy and absences can be found in the student handbook.
What should a parent/guardian do when a student will be tardy?
Any student arriving after 9:00 A.M. must report to the office and obtain a “Tardy Slip”, before he/she will be allowed into the classroom.
What should a parent/guardian do when a student will be absent?
Call the School and report the absence event. The best time to call is between 8:30 A.M. and 9:00 A.M. When you call please provide your full name, call back phone number, your child's name, state your child will be absent, state date of absence, and state reason for absence. To assure student safety, we ask that you call the school if your child will be absent for any reason. Should we not hear from you, it is our intent to contact you to insure that your child is safe.