El Segundo Unified School District
School Attendance Awareness Month
Resolution No. 2
WHEREAS the Governing Board of the El Segundo Unified School District values and encourages student attendance as an important component of student academic and social success, and places student attendance as one of its top priorities; and
WHEREAS, student attendance is critical towards graduation from high school and needs to be valued and encouraged consistently as early as the elementary school years; and
WHEREAS, the district is committed to dedicating resources and focus to reduce student absenteeism, with a particular attention on those students with chronic absenteeism; and
WHEREAS, all students are affected by irregular student attendance in that teachers need to spend valued instructional time reviewing material for those students who were absent for lessons; and
WHEREAS, student attendance can be improved and maintained consistently when schools, families, and various community resources work together to create a positive culture of student attendance and identify and resolve those issues that impede student attendance;
NOW BE IT RESOLVED, that the El Segundo Unified School District is committed to improving, consistently maintaining, encouraging, and fostering successful school attendance for all students so as to ensure student academic and social achievement.
Adopted by the Governing Board of the El Segundo Unified School District on the 12th day of September 2017.
Presentation from Last Night
For your reference and use, please see attachment. This is the Power Point Presentation that was furnished to the Board last night.
Link to Attendance Graphic
The following is the graphic that was demonstrated to the Board last night. Please utilize this in our attendance narrative and marketing campaign.
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