•            98% School Attendance

    Attendance Facts:

    - Students who attend school every day score higher on state tests.

    - Students who attend school every day reach their maximum      


    - Students who attend school every day make friends more 

       easily and are more connected to the school.


    Research shows that ATTENDANCE is the single most important factor in school success.


    How you can improve your childs attendance:

    1) Talk to your child about the importance of attending school regularly.

    2) Avoid scheduling family trips or doctor appointments during school hours.

    3) Discuss with your child what happened at school each day.

    4) Do not accept excuses for why your child must miss or be late for school.

    5) Make sure your child stays healthy by eating nutritious food and getting enough sleep and exercise.

    6) Show your child why education is important. Give specific examples of how education helps people succeed.

    7) Lead by example.



    Tim Hillenburg

    Pupil Services CSA Lincoln & CSA Fodrea

Last Modified on September 7, 2010