• 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.