Attendance Information for Parents
How do you communicate to Long Reach when your child is absent/sick?
Notes or e-mails must be sent within two days of absence and must contain:
Please do not call the school when your child is absent.
What are the procedures for early dismissals?
Parents/Guardians and Emergency contacts listed in the Family File in the Student Information System must present identification (driver’s license) in the front office to dismiss a student from class.
Do you receive any notification when your child is absent or tardy?
Yes. Parents will receive an e-mail and phone call. E-mails are sent at 11 am from the Student Information System (Synergy) if your child was absent or tardy from school. A phone call will be made by an automatic system starting at 6:00 pm if your child was absent or tardy unexcused.
What are the consequences for unexcused lateness to school?
Consequences for Unexcused Lateness to School
1st Tardy Verbal Warning
2nd Tardy Verbal Warning
3rd Tardy Afternoon detention 2:15 – 2:45 pm/Parent contacted
4th Tardy Afternoon detention 2:15 – 2:45 pm/Parent contacted
5th Tardy Wed/Friday School 2:30 – 4:00 pm/Parent contacted
6th Tardy Wed/Friday School 2:30 – 4:00 pm/Parent contacted
7th Tardy Referral to Administration