Attendance Information

Curtis Junior High Attendance Office:(253) 566-5618 before 11:00 am or
(253) 566-5670 after 11:00 am.

Regular attendance is vital to the quality of a child's education. Parents are the key in establishing and maintaining punctual, regular attendance habits. Each school has specific attendance policies listed in student handbooks; parents are encouraged to review these policies with their students.

Early Dismissal: You may make arrangements to have your child released early by contacting the attendance office via written request, sent with your student the morning of, or by calling (253) 566-5618 (before 11:00 am) or (253) 566-5670 (after 11:00 am), at least one (1) hour prior to the desired dismissal time. Your student will be issued an Early Dismissal Pass and be released at the appointed time. Please come into the Main Office and sign your student out.

Absences: If a child is kept home due to illness, the attendance office should be notified as soon as possible. You may contact our attendance office directly by calling (253) 566-5618.

Homework Requests: Parents may request that their child's teachers provide makeup assignments after the second (2nd) consecutive full day of absence. To make a homework request, please contact the Main Office at (253) 566-5670 or contact your child(s) teachers directly via their e-mail. Requests made before 11:00 am will be available for pick-up in the Main Office at 2:30 pm on the following business day.