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Attendance

If you need to report an absence, call the main line at 203-977-6600; Press 2.  Please do not call the Principal’s line directly. Please note that Stamford Public School has instituted an automated attendance call to inform you when a student has been marked, an absence.  

FAQs on Attendance

State of CT Guidelines for Excused and Unexcused Absences

Extended Travel Letter

The attendance rate is of vital importance to our school.  When a student is absent more than 10% of the school year, s/he is considered chronically absent by the state of CT.  Other than a long term medical leave, you are chronically absent regardless of the type of absence (excused or unexcused).  For example, if a student goes on a trip to visit family, those absences contribute towards the 10%.