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Absence, Tardy, Early Dismissal

Absence, Tardy and Early Dismissal Policies 


Reporting an Absence

When your child will be absent, please call the school attendance line before 8:00 a.m.
The attendance phone number is 429-7597.  Please select menu option #1.  Note:  The attendance line is operational 24 hours a day.


Tardy/Early Dismissal

Definition of Tardy: Tardy is the first 59 minutes of the day. 
Definition of Early Dismissal: Early Dismissal is the last 59 minutes of the day.
Tardiness and Early Dismissal requirements:
  • All students who are tardy to school or who leave early must be signed in/out by an adult.
  • Students reporting to school tardy must get a class admittance slip from the office before reporting to class.
Please see the Valley Student Handbook for more information.