Attendance and Absences Information


  • A parent/guardian must call the CMS Attendance Office each day the student will not be at school (817-949-5401).

    When returning to school after an absence, a student must provide the Attendance Office with a written note, dated and signed by the parent/guardian or a note from a doctor's office.

    A doctor’s note is required for absences of five consecutive days or more.

    MAKEUP WORK:

    All makeup work will be posted on the Teacher’s Canvas website. No work will be given PRIOR to an absence.

    No work will be given PRIOR to an absence

    LATE ARRIVAL/EARLY DISMISSAL:

    Any person (other than parent/guardian) picking up your student will be required to show their driver’s license for identification. 

    To leave during the school day a parent or guardian must come to the Attendance Office and sign the student out. 

    If someone other than a parent/guardian will be picking up a student, the Attendance Office requires a note from the parent/guardian stating the following: name of person picking up student, date, time and reason.

    All students arriving to school after 8:25 must report to the Attendance Office to sign in. The student must be signed in by a parent/guardian.