Desert Edge Attendance
Summary of Attendance Policy
Within 24 hours of student’s return of the absence, a parent/legal guardian must notify the school’s attendance office. Notes from parents/guardian will also be accepted but must be presented to the attendance office before the first scheduled class. Students who have 10 consecutive days of absences in all classes will be dropped from school for non-attendance. Students who have permission to leave campus during the school day must sign out through the attendance office.
More information regarding Attendance can be found in the Student Handbook, Rights & Responsibilities located in the Parent & Student Resources section.
Tardy / Student Sweep
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Offenses: Logged into the system
4th, 5th, & 6th Offenses: Logged into the system and assigned after-school detention.
7th & 8th Offenses: Logged into the system, parents called, and assigned 1 Day of Student Improvement Program (SIP).
9th Offense: Logged into the system, parent called, assigned Saturday School.
10th Offense: Classes closed pending parent conference and signed attendance contract.
The Attendance Line is (623) 932-7501
Please include the following information when leaving a message regarding attendance:
Student's Full Name
Student's ID number
Parent/Guardian's phone number
Reason for absence