• Parents/guardians are to notify the school by 8:30 a.m. when a child is absent from school.
  • More than five absences in a quarter marking period will be reviewed by the Head of School.

Planned Absences

Parents/guardians should plan vacations around the school calendar. If special family needs or occasions occur during the school year, please notify teachers in writing at least a week in advance of when absences are anticipated.

  • It is the responsibility of the student to notify teachers in writing at least 24 hours in advance of a planned absence so teachers may gather the student’s work.
  • Extended planned absences are to be communicated in writing at the earliest possibility.

Make-up Work

Students have two school days to make up work for each day of school missed. It is the responsibility of the student to request make-up work upon his/her return to school.

  • Parents/guardians may call the school to request work for absent students.
  • Requests are to be made before noon for work to be available for pick up after 3:30 p.m.