Attendance

Ridgeview Middle School Frequently Asked Attendance Questions

Q:  How do I report my child’s absence
A: Send a note with your child when they return to school. Students that are absent for 5 consecutive school days (due to illness) must have a doctor note when they return.

Q:  How do I get make up work for my child?
A:  You will need to email each teacher.  Some may have work online and others may have work that can be picked up.

Q:  Can I turn in a parent note for my child’s medical appointment?
A:  No.  Per district policy, all medical appointments must be supported by a note from the facility where your child was seen.

Q:  How soon do notes need to be turned in?
A:  Per district policy, all notes must be received within 48 hours (2 school days) following the date of the absence.

Q:  How do I get an error corrected on my child’s attendance record?
A:  Contact the teacher regarding the error.  The teacher will inform the attendance office to make the correction.

Q:  What if I don’t know the teacher’s name?
A:  Contact the attendance office.  They will be able to help you contact the teacher.