Attendance is key to student success

Monday, October 5th, 2015

September was Attendance Awareness Month, and studies show that there is a direct link between absenteeism and high school dropouts. Statistics tell us that three-fourths of students who are chronically absent in sixth grade will drop out of high school and that a student who is chronically absent in high school is 7.4 times more likely to drop out. It is up to us to give children a reason to stay in school.

Article from: http://www.sfexaminer.com/attendance-is-key-to-student-success/