Coming to school every day, ready to learn, is important for your child's success -- and it's required by state law for children between the ages of 7 and 16.
Excused absences include:illness or injury
a death in the family
health care appointments
natural disastersoutside educational opportunities (you'll need to complete this form in advance)
Your child will need to make up all work he or she missed, as scheduled by the teacher.
For more information, review Board Policy 6000: Attendance.