Parents » Attendance


Regular, prompt attendance is expected and required by law. It is required that you contact the school by phone or send a note regarding your child's illness or tardiness Students who are out ill for five days or more, must have a note from the doctor to return to school. Students who demonstrate attendance problems may be referred to the District Attendance Review Board. Students who will be absent from school for ten or more days for non-medical reasons need to give at least 30 days notice to the office. These students will be referred to the Independent Study Program.

Absence Readmit Procedures

Please follow one of these procedures in a timely manner.

Send a Note With the Student.

Upon your child's return from being absent, you must send him/her with a note.

Notes must be handwritten and include the following:

  1. Student's full legal name
  2. Date(s) of absence
  3. Reason for the absence
  4. Home and Work numbers of Parent or Guardian
  5. Signature of Parent, Guardian, or Doctor
Call the Office
Call the office on the day of your child's absence at (626) 572-2231 to report your child's absence:
  1. Student's full legal name
  2. Teacher's name
  3. Reason for absence
The following is required for illnesses exceeding 3 days:
  • A Doctor's note is required.
  • You must be cleared by the Health Office.