School Attendance    

Parent and Student Guide  

 

Regular  school  attendance  is  critical  to  academic  success.  Absences  impact  the  number  of  instructional  hours  that  students receive  and  may  result  in  poor  test scores,  failing grades,  disengagement  from  the  school  environment,  and,  ultimately, students dropping out of school.   READ MORE

 

 

Why Attendance Matters 

Chronic absenteeism in kindergarten, and even preK, can predict lower test scores, poor attendance and 

retention in later grades, especially if the problem persists for more than a year.  READ MORE