MECKLENBURG COUNTY SCHOOLS
Clarksville Elementary School
 August 2016
Student Absences/Excuses/Dismissals

 

Students who are absent must bring a parental note by the second day the student returns to school stating the reason for the absence. The only excuses for the absence shall be deemed acceptable are:

 

A. Illness (if over 2 days, the school may require a note from the doctor)

B. Court Appearance

C. Death in the Family

D. Religious Holidays

E. Field Trip and School-Related Activities

F. Extenuating emergency circumstances which are determined by the school administration.

G. Requests for excused absences, especially family matters, not covered above should be approved 

      in advanced by the principal or his/her designee.

                

A student will be expected to make up all assignments or to make arrangements with the teacher for any make-up work within five (5) days of returning to school.

Parents are requested to phone Clarksville Elementary (434-374-8668) the day of the absence OR send a note by the 2nd day the student returns to school stating the reason for the absence.

An absence is “UNEXCUSED” unless the school receives a phone call or note.

For your convenience, use the school’s 24 hour voice mail (374-8668) to report your child’s absence.

 


 

In order for a student to be counted

PRESENT  for the day,

he/she must remain in school for

a total of 3 1/2 hour.

 

Category: 
Parent