Academic engagement requires a commitment to class preparation and attendance. The School recognizes, however, that there are occasions where classroom attendance is not possible due to personal circumstances. The following fit the criteria of excused absences. Students in these situations can, with appropriate documentation, request that their absences be accommodated:
- Death in family
- Grave personal circumstance
- Religious observance (see Policy on Secular and Religious Holidays)
The following would be considered unexcused absences:
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