Students who have good attendance and the permission of the principal may be excused up to five days per school year for a family trip(s). Before a student may be excused from school for a family trip, written arrangements must be made by the parents or guardians with the principal five days prior to the trip.
Qualified students who leave school for an extended trip will be coded in the following manner: excused the first five days and all additional absences are unexcused. The student is responsible for obtaining and completing all class work. Absence during End-of-Grade testing should be avoided at all costs.