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Attendance and Truancy Information:


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   2010 - 2011 Attendance /      Truancy Procedural Guide


  Truancy Procedural Guide

The Division of Grants Administration and School Reform Accountability
has created the Palm Beach County Attendance / Truancy Procedural
Guide per the 2009 Florida State Statutes on school attendance
(F.S.1003.26, 1003.24, 1003.23, and 1003.21).


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PowerPoint Presentation for Guidance Counselors


    The new District Attendance and

        Truancy Procedural Guide includes:

    • School-based ideas / responsibilities to reduce truancy referrals (before 15 unexcused absences occur)
    • School-based responsibilities after 15 unexcused absences occur (Truancy Packet information)
    • District Area Truancy Liaison responsibilities and assistance
    • Sample non-attendance form letters in three languages for school use
    • State Statutes and Board Policy



(NEW) Truancy Bulletin with New EDW Truancy Report Directions and Path - Oct. 22, 2010

Download PDF forms that are required for Truancy Packet:

Attendance / Truancy District Liaisons:

There are three (3) Area Truancy Liaisons who are able to assist schools with truancy procedures, have meetings with contacts and parents, and receive / review schools' truancy packets.





Sue Ricci

Lincoln Elementary

(561) 494-1514





Marian M. Stubbs

C.O.Taylor/Kirklane Elementary

(561) 804-3559





Linda Camardella

Royal Palm Beach High

(561) 792-8681