Regularity of attendance and punctuality are important in the academic progress of the chlid and in His or Her character training.
As per CBSE the students who have not completed a regular course of study and have not completed 75 percent of the attendance in Classes IX, X, are not eligible to appear for the Board Examination of class X.
Removing the child from school for an extra vacation during school time should be given very serious consideration by the parents. Teachers are not able to anticipate absence nor can they practically make up work with the student and all student are held accountable for all missed work to pass a grade.
In all cases, the school office should be notified by the parent before 9:00 AM if a student is to be absent that day. Student absent without notifying will be considered truant and the proper authorities will be notified.
A written excuse from the parent of an absent student must be presented to the teacher when the student returns to school. These become part of the attendance file.
No student may leave school during the school day unless accompanied by a parent or guardian who must report to the school office. In the case of a student’s illness while in school, the school will call the telephone number listed on the “Emergency Contact Card”. If the nature of the emergency requires immediate medical attention, the principal or the teacher will call the Emergency Medical Service. If there are any changes on the “Emergency Contact Card” , the parent or guardian is responsible to notify the school in writing immediately.
The parent or guardian must sign the student out before the student leaves the building. This record will be kept on file and is considered a legal document.