Return to School from an absence or when checking in:
When returning to school, students should either bring documentation to the attendance office or request parents to have documents faxed to the Attendance Office at 678-957-3108. The student name and student ID number should be included on all documentation as well as the parent contact phone number for verification. Field trips, In-School Suspensions (ISS) and/or school-sponsored events are not considered absences. Out-of-School Suspensions (OSS) are considered as absences but are not counted for the excessive absence policy.
To Check out Early:
Once a student arrives on campus, he or she may not leave without receiving proper authorization (checking out) form the Attendance Office. Students are only allowed to check out with individuals listed on the student’s clinic card. There will be no check-outs after 1:30 PM.
1. Student brings a signed note to the Attendance Office before school begins.
a. The note must have a parent signature, reason, and a phone number where the parent can be reached.
b. The time missed from class will be excused or unexcused based on the criteria listed. Excused or Unexcused.
2. Student is given a pass to show his/her teacher at the time of dismissal.
3. Student returns to the Attendance Office to meet the individual checking them out.