Attendance plays an important part in the success of each student. Missing classroom time unnecessarily can make it difficult for any student. If a child has to miss school for any reason, a medical, dental, or parent note, will need to be turned in upon the day the student returns to school.
Guidelines for referral to attendance officer are as follows:
5 Unexcused Days — 1st Referral —- Letter, Phone Contact, School or Home Visit
10 Unexcused Days — 2nd Referral — 2nd Letter, Phone Contact, School or Home Visit
12 Unexcused Days –Final Referral —- Final letter, Contact, Charges Filed
Santana Mayers, School Attendance Officer (601) 776-1052, ext. 1013.