MECKLENBURG COUNTY SCHOOLS
Clarksville Elementary School
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.
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.