Did you know that regular school attendance is the largest predictor of high school success, even over 8th grade test scores? Did you know that students should not miss more than 9 days of school, regardless of the reason, in one school year in order to stay on a successful academic track? Check out these quick informational flyers so that you stay informed! (you can also find them on the Resources tab under “Parent Information and Flyers”).
Attendance Statistics and Families – includes statistical information on the impact of attendance on students’ academic success in middle and high school, as well as tips on helping your student stay engaged and how you can communicate effectively with your school.
Attendance – What Families Can Do – infographic that covers who is affected by chronic absenteeism, why it matters that your child is present at school, and tips on how to help your child avoid being absent at school.