There have been several updates to the attendance policy as we continue to explore avenues to improve student success. Research shows a direct correlation between school attendance and school success. In my efforts to support your student’s success, my objectives are as follows:Assist students and parents in alleviating barriers to academic and personal success.
Provide students with new opportunities for academic success on a daily basis.
Encourage and support academic success by enforcing the Georgia Compulsory School Attendance Law.
Students need to be in their seats when the bell rings to avoid being tardy. Remember that traffic and other problems out of your control hinder promptness and leave home early to allow for unplanned delays. Please review the bell schedule with your student to ensure compliance.
The Cobb County School District Board Policies and Administrative Rules Section J refers to policies regarding students' enrollment, attendance, rights and responsibilities, conduct discipline, health and welfare, and school-related activities.