FEB(LOCAL) - ATTENDANCE: ATTENDANCE ACCOUNTING
Attendance Accounting System
The Superintendent shall be responsible for maintaining a student attendance accounting system in accordance with statutory and TEA requirements. [See also FD for admissions and residency requirements.]
Alternative Recording Time
When appropriate, the Superintendent shall establish written procedures permitting a campus to specify an alternative time for taking attendance other than the second or fifth instructional hour. Exceptions may be authorized for an entire campus or for a designated group of students at a campus. The alternative time for recording attendance shall be determined in accordance with TEA's Student Attendance Accounting Handbook.
Parental Consent to Leave Campus
The Superintendent shall establish procedures regarding parental consent for a student to leave campus, including procedures for documenting a student's absence. The procedures shall be communicated in the employee and student handbooks.