All student absences must be substantiated in writing with a parent signature, OR communicated through email to the attendance email ( and the school nurse (

The Registrar must receive written documentation accounting for a student's absence within 2 days of a student's return to school.

Note Must Include:

Student First and Last Name

Date(s) of absence

Brief reason for absence*

*Please note that excused absences include illness with a parent or doctor note, religious holidays, funerals or military leave. Family vacations or trips do not meet LISD's "excused" requirements and will be counted un-excused for these days.