Attendance is one of the most important keys to student achievement. Even missing 2 days of school per month results in chronic absenteeism. Students with excessive absences fall behind in math and reading and are more likely to drop out of school instead of graduating from high school.
Help Your Child Succeed in School
You can help your child succeed in school by building the habit of good attendance early. You can also keep your child on track in middle and high school by paying attention to attendance.