CHRIST THE KING CATHOLIC SECONDARY SCHOOL

STUDENT  ATTENDANCE  POLICY     

ABSENCES………………Please call the attendance number if your child will be absent:  905-702-8435

OCCURRENCE

ACTION

1 to 5

Absences

Teacher discusses absence(s) with student

Teacher to contact home

 

 

10 Absences

 

Teacher discusses effect of absences on performance

Teacher to contact home

Teacher refers student to a vice-principal with previous history

Vice-principal meets with student to discuss concerns regarding absences and contacts home.  Co-Curricular participation may be in jeopardy

 

12 Absences

Teacher discusses effect of absences on performance

Teacher to contact home

Teacher refers student to a vice-principal with previous history

Vice-Principal meets with student to discuss concerns regarding absences and contacts home

> 15 Absences Administration contacts home to arrange an interview with the student’s parent(s)/guardian(s) to discuss the student’s attendance profile.  Interventions will be at the discretion of Administration.

 

 

TRUANCIES

OCCURRENCE

ACTION

 

1st and 2nd Truancy

 

Teacher/Vice-principal discusses truancy with the student

Parent/Guardians will be informed

Student must have a note from the vice-principal before returning to class

Morning/Lunch/after school detention may be assigned

Further

Truancies

The student may be withdrawn from school privileges

Morning/Lunch/after school detention may be assigned, suspensions may be issued.