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Attendance Matters

7 Facts about School Attendance 
  • Absenteeism in the first month of school can predict poor attendance throughout the school year. Half the students who miss 2-4 days in September go on to miss nearly a month of school. Read more...

     

  • Over 8 million U.S. students miss nearly a month of school each year. Read more...

     

  • Absenteeism and its ill effects start early. One in 10 kindergarten and first grade students are chronically absent. Read more... 

     

  • Poor attendance can influence whether children read proficiently by the end of third grade or be held back. Read more...

     

  • By 6th grade, chronic absence becomes a leading indicator that a student will drop out of high school. Read more...

     

  • Research shows that missing 10 percent of the school, or about 18 days in most school districts, negatively affects a student’s academic performance. That’s just two days a month and that’s known as chronic absence. Read more...

     

  • When students improve their attendance rates, they improve their academic prospects and chances for graduating. Read more...

     

 

 

2021-2022 School Attendance Campaign - School's the Place!

 

 

Each Day you are in school

Entered into a drawing a for weekly, monthly & trimester reward

 

Each Week you are in school

Entered into a drawing for a monthly & trimester reward

 

Each Month you are in school

Entered into a drawing a for a trimester reward

 

 

  Every week the class with the highest daily average of attendance will receive 

 

Weekly Class Attendance Charts

BACK TO SCHOOL

CLAP IN!!! 

 

Join us on the first week of school for a student clap in! Bring signs, cow bells and be ready to clap loud as the students enter school! 

 

Meet at the High School Aug. 19th @7:30am 

 

Meet at the Middle School Aug. 20th @7:30am 

 

Meet at HMK Aug. 23rd @ 8:00am

 

 

 

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