Requests for approved absences from school for vacation must be pre-approved by the building principal. All schoolwork must be completed including assignments, exams, mid-terms and final exams before absence, or within three (3) days upon return to school.
Any student requiring an early dismissal from school must bring a written note from the parent/guardian to his homeroom teacher. It is the student’s responsibility to report directly to the main office at the time of early dismissal. Parent/guardian is required to sign the child out for the early dismissal in the main office.
Any student absent from school must report directly to his/her homeroom teacher upon his/her return with a written excuse from parent/ guardian, stating the reason for the absence. If the student forgets the excuse, it must be presented within three (3) days of returning to school or the student will be in violation of Pennsylvania School Code’s Compulsory Attendance Law and will be considered truant for the days missed.