Pre-Approved & Extended Absences

Pre-Approved & Extended Absences
 
If you know ahead of time that your student will be missing 1-4 days of school due to one of the following reasons, please complete a Pre-Approved Absence form.

  • Appearance in court
  • Attendance at a funeral service for a non-immediate family member
  • Attendance at religious retreats
  • Employment interview or conference
  • Family necessity of fewer than 5 school days, provided student makes up all work missed during absence
  • College visit (post-secondary options)
  • Other pre-approved justifiable reason (non-vacation)

This form can be downloaded (see below) or picked up at the Attendance Office.
  • Forms must be approved by the principal or a vice principal before the absence.
  • Approval is based on the student's attendance and grades.