CVUSD Supports Attendance Awareness Month this September
September 1, 2023, marks the start of Attendance Awareness Month! This is a time to focus on the importance of attending school daily. Positive, daily attendance is essential for student learning and correlates with student success throughout the school year.
Attendance Awareness Month is an annual event started in 2011 by the Attendance Works campaign, which aimed to raise awareness about chronic absenteeism. Studies show that students who keep a consistent attendance rate are more likely to succeed academically, which affirms the importance of parents and guardians ensuring that their children attend school regularly.
At the Tuesday, August 16th Board of Education Meeting, Resolution #23/24-02 for Attendance Awareness Month was approved: