• For Attendance policies please refer to the GHHS Student Handbook under Students/Student Policies and Handbooks.

    Absence Note

    Request for Excused Absence for Educational Opportunity Form 

    This form must be turned in a minimum of three days (preferably more) before the absence to allow time for processing.  If the student is going on a college visit they must ask the admissions office for verification of the visit. This is to be brought to the Attendance office upon returning to school.
     

    Not Feeling Well?

    Students are encouraged to stay home when sick.  If students become sick at school, parents will be called to come immediately.
     
    Stay home if you have any of the following symptoms:
    • Fever of 100 degrees F or higher
    • Stay home until you have been without fever (without taking fever reducing medication) for at least 24 hours
    • Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
    • Severe headaches
    • Red, watery eyes with yellow discharge
    • Undiagnosed rash
    • Inability to attend to learning activities
    • Change in usual medical status
     
    Colds, Flu, Virus information for parents may be found on the WCPSS website:  https://www.wcpss.net/Page/168