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Report an Absence(s)

Notification MUST be received within 24 hours to excuse an absence.

Ways to notify the school of an absence:

  1. Call the school: 248-391-1100, select option 1 for the attendance line.

  2. E-mail the Attendance Secretary: jchilders@lakeorion.k12.mi.us

  3. Send a note in prior to date of absence(s)

      Information needed for the above:

        a. Student first name

        b. Say and spell student last name

        c. Student grade

        d. Date of absence(s)

        e. Reason of absence(s)

        f. Who is calling


Report Tardiness

Students arriving late to school MUST report to the Main Office as they are arriving.
Tardies are marked Unexcused until the school is notified by a Parent/Guardian.

Ways to notify the school of tardiness:

 1. Either before or after the student arrives, call the school: 248-391-1100, select option 1 for the attendance line.

 2. Parent escorts student into buildling upon arrival.

 3. Written note from Parent/Guarding

 4. E-mail the Attendance Secretary: jchilders@lakeorion.k12.mi.us

Students Leaving Early

We are aware that students may need to leave the building early for appointments. If you could make us aware of the event as soon as possible, we can act accordingly to get the information needed to the student/staff members involved.

Ways to excuse students early:

1. Call the school school: 248-391-1100 select option 1 for the attendance line.

2. E-mail the Attendance Secretary: jchilders@lakeorion.k12.mi.us

3. Send a note with student

Homework Requests

Students who are absent have the number of days absent (+1) to make up course work. You may request work if the student will be out 2 or more consecutive days. Requests need to be received before 10:00 am. Work and textbooks will be gathered and made available at the end of the school day (2:30 pm). For your convenience, please call around 2:00 pm to check if any work has been prepared. The Main Office is open until 3:30 pm daily.

Ways to request homework:

 1. Call the school: 248-391-1100, select option 1 for the attendance line.

 2. E-mail the Attendance Secretary: jchilders@lakeorion.k12.mi.us

Advanced Homework Requests are also available. If you are aware of an extended absence, (3 or more days), prior to its occurrence, you may request homework from the teachers to keep from falling behind in class-work. The following link is a copy of the request form for your convience. Please print a copy and have your son/daughter take it to their teachers to complete.