Truancy

Truancy is defined as an absence from class by a student without prior knowledge or consent of that student’s parent/guardian. A student who is truant will receive the following consequences:

 

  • 1st Truancy–Work Detail
  • 2nd Truancy–Wednesday school*
  • 3rd Truancy–In School Suspension
  • 4th Truancy–Parent Meeting with other consequences

 

* Wednesday School is a 2-hour after school detention held from 2:10 to 4 p.m. every Wednesday. Students assigned Wednesday School must arrive on time, bring sufficient work for the 2-hour period, and are not permitted to talk, sleep, eat or take breaks. Failure to serve a Wednesday School will result in subsequent discipline sanctions.