Frequently asked Questions
Question 1: What is a school month?
Answer: A school month is different from a calendar month. A school month is 20 school days or 4 weeks of 5 days each Monday - Friday. Includes holidays but excludes weekends.
Question 2 : What is the minimum # of days a student can be placed on short term independent study?
Answer:The minimum is 3 consecutive school days.
Question 3 : How long are student attendance records kept?
Answer: Attendance records must be maintained until the third July following the year created. Basically keep 3 full years and the year you are currently working in.
Question 4 : What are P-1, P-2 and P-Annual reports?
Answer: The average daily attendance is reported to the State 3 times a year.
P-1 is the period between July 1st and December 31st, known as "first period".
P-2 is the period between July 1st and April 15th, known as "second period".
P-A is the period between July 1st and June 30th, know as "annual".