Students absent without a valid excuse for more than 18 periods in one school year shall be classified as truant and a truancy letter will be sent home.   After the first truancy, a student will receive an additional truancy letter for each additional 6 periods of absence. If a student receives 3 truancy letters, he/she is referred to the Student Attendance Review Board (SARB) for appropriate legal action.  Inter-district Agreements may be revoked if standard attendance guidelines are not maintained.  At this SARB hearing, students will enter into a SARB contract. Saturday School dates will also be assigned as follows:

    Consequences for Truancy
    First 18 periods:
    Truancy Letter #1
    Additional 6 periods:
    Truancy Letter #2 Saturday School
    Another 6 periods:
    Truancy Letter #3 Referral to SARB Corrective Action Saturday School (2)