Reporting An Absence From School

  • Instructions for Reporting Your Child’s Absence From School

    An excuse must be submitted within three days of your child's return to school.  Use the electronic forms below or click here to print an excuse card.


    Tilden Excuse Submission

    Perry Excuse Submission

    Middle School Excuse Submission

    High School Excuse Submission


    Educational Absence Forms (Must be submitted 5 days prior to absence)


    Middle School

    High School


    Attendance Reporting Line

    Parents are not required to report their child absent from school. The school district has an automated voice message service in operation for parents/ guardians of children in grades K-12 to provide additional information regarding your child's absence. The service is available 24 hours a day.


         1. Dial 610-562-2241

         2. Select the absence reporting line prompt