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Absence Reporting

To Report an Absence

Call the office at (925) 685-8760

Please include Student's name, dates of absence and reason for the absence.

All absences must be reported to the school within 3 days or they will be considered unexcused, no matter the reason for the absence.

Excused Absence

  1.  Illness or injury of the student
  2. Attendance at a doctor, optometry or chiropractic appointment for the student.
  3. Attendance at the funeral of an immediate family member
  4. Court appearance
  5. Observance of a religious holiday or ceremony.

Unexcused Absences 

  1. Traveling out of town
  2. Vacation
  3. No transportation or lack of a vehicle
  4. Any absence not cleared within 72 hours
  5. Appointments for parents/siblings



Student Attendance Review Board (SARB)

Regular attendance is vital for successful learning. According to state law, students are considered truant when they have 3 or more unexcused absences and/or 3 tardies of 30 minutes or more without a valid excuse. A letter will be sent to parents of students who are considered truant. In addition, a copy of the letter will be filled in the student's CUM. Students who are habitually truant may be referred to SARB.

What is SARB?