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Attendance Policy

Attendance Line: (970) 472-2701

Student attendance is taken every period of the school day. If your student is going to be absent or tardy it is imperative, you call and let us know.


  1. Call the ATTENDANCE LINE: 970-472-2701
  2. Give your student's full name
  3. Student's ID number (this is important)
  4. Date of absence or class periods missed
  5. Reason for the absence
  6. Parent/Guardian's name & relationship to student
  7. Contact number

Parents are expected to call daily when a student is absent.

Student will be marked unexcused if no reason is given.​​​​​

All absences not reported within 48 business hours will remain unexcused on the student's record.

Parents and students are encouraged to use ParentVUE and StudentVUE to monitor their attendance. It is the student's responsibility to check for individual class absences. 

If a student believes an error has occurred, they should notify the teacher immediately.

According to Poudre School District Policy, the following are considered EXCUSED ABSENCES:

  • illness/injury
  • appointments/circumstances that cannot be taken care of outside of school hours
  • medical reasons/behavioral & mental health
  • religious observances/court
  • funeral
  • district sponsored activities

For the full list of excused absences, please visit:


PSD does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran status, age or disability in access or admission to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. A lack of English speaking skills will not be a barrier to admission or participation.