From the Attendance Office

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:21am

Long Reach High School

Attendance Information for Parents

How do you communicate to Long Reach when your child is absent/sick?

  • You may either send an e-mail to
  • Send in a note with your child and place it in the black tray on Ms. DeVore’s desk.

Notes or e-mails must be sent within two days of absence and must contain:

  • Student’s first and last name
  • Date of absence(s)
  • Reason for absence
  • Parent/guardian signature (if a hard copy note).

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        Lunch detention 

4th Tardy        Lunch detention

5th Tardy        Lunch detention

6th Tardy        Lunch detention

7th Tardy        Referral to Administration