Attendance and Tardy Procedures

Absence & Tardy

24-hour Attendance Line: 650-620-2812

If your child will be absent or late to school, call the 24-hour attendance/tardy line at 650-620-2812 and leave the following information:

  • Student’s first and last name

  • Teacher’s name/room

  • Your name and relationship to the child

  • Reason for absence/tardiness:

    • If absent, advise if the absence will be for more than one day

    • If tardy, include approximate arrival time at school


  • If you know in advance that your child will be absent, please send a note to child’s teacher and the office. Without this, absences must be called in daily.


If your child arrives:

  • Between 8:25am and 8:30am, your child should report directly to the classroom, and the teacher will note the tardy arrival.

  • After 8:30am, your child must report to the office for a pink tardy slip before going to class. If your child is going to be later than 8:30am, a call to the Attendance Line is required (see above).

Sick Days

Sick Day Procedure

Call in absences every day and leave the following information:

  • Your name and relationship to the child

  • Student's first and last name

  • Room #/Teacher's name

  • Reason for the absence or tardiness