RHS Behavior/Attendance Exemption
Students who are
serious about their studies and committed to attending school will have the
opportunity to apply to exempt 1 exam in June 2018. In order to qualify,
students must meet the following criteria:
must have 5 or fewer absences (excused or unexcused) in the class that they are
requesting to exempt.
can only exempt a course that has a final exam and all essential work and
assignments must be complete in that course and passed in on time.
3. As the
policy relates to behavior, the subject teacher will have the final say in
granting any exemption. Factors that will influence this decision include
attendance, punctuality and deportment.
4. As the
policy relates to attendance, there are no exceptions to the 5 day rule.
Students who qualify for an exemption in a class (5 or less absences), but have
10 or more absences in another class will have to apply to administration to
qualify for an exemption. Exemptions in these cases will only be granted if
accompanied by documented excuse. A student is automatically ineligible if they
reach 15 days in any class.
courses will require a final exam in order to access the extensions of that
course. Therefore, a teacher has the discretion to require students write a
who serve an out of school suspension are disqualified from the exemption