Parent/Guardian Attendance/Participation Information for 2020-2021
Revised November 2020
For the 2020-2021 school year, the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) requires school districts to track participation for ALL students (both In-person and HCI/Online) for every school day and for every class period for middle and high schools.
ATTENDANCE = PARTICIPATION
The Kentucky Department of Education will run a district participation report from Infinite Campus and will report that data through the KDE website and to the Legislative Research Commission (October 2020, January 2021, and July 2021).
Attendance - In-Person Students:
Attendance - Home Correspondence (HCI)/Online Students:
Compulsory attendance laws remain in effect for the 2020-2021 school year. Non-participation days without valid excuse (parent/doctor note) are considered unexcused absences. Students who do not participate for three (3) days without a valid excuse are considered truant. Students who do not participate for six (6) days without a valid excuse are considered habitually truant. Please refer to the Student Code of Acceptable Conduct and Discipline for full attendance policies.