• Student Absences:

    • College classes - Students will need to communicate with their professors ahead of time for planned absences and as soon as possible for unplanned absences.
    • High school classes and advisories - Parents will need to call the office at 742-8900 or email AMCSattendance@asdk12.org to report their child's absence.
      1. According to Anchorage School Board Policy 443 (b), the following conditions may result in an excused absence from school:
        1. illness
        2. death or serious illness in the immediate family
        3. participation in a school function
        4. extenuation circumstance approved by the principal, and
        5. attendance at religious services

    Unless the parent/guardian is able to excuse the absence according to Board Policy 443 (b), the absence will be unexcused.