All students are expected to be in
attendance each day unless they are ill.
Please remember a written note from the parent/guardian or doctor explaining the absence is required
within three days after a student has been absent. If no note is presented
within that time, the absence will be unexcused. A two week prior approval
request must be submitted to the principal for any student to be considered for
an excused absence due to an educational trip. We realize that there will be
instances when your child may be tardy, but please avoid this whenever possible.
Tardiness interrupts your child's
The instructional day is from 8:15 am to 2:55 pm. Students should not arrive before 7:45 each
morning. Teachers will be in their classrooms by 7:45 and a bell will be rung
at that time for students to go to their room or to breakfast. Students arriving before that time will not
be adequately supervised.
Any student arriving after 8:15 am
be accompanied to the main office by an adult, preferably a parent or legal
Students who are picked up prior to 2:45 pm will be
considered an early dismissal and dealt with accor
ding to the Tardy/Early Leave
Policy adopted by Harnett County Schools.