Success in school is directly related to good attendance. School is a student's full time job. Being on time is an important part of any job or career. For these reasons, being excessively late or tardy has consequences.
Consequences for unexcused tardies (no pass from teacher / no excused note from doctor)
3 tardies – phone call home
6 tardies – lunchtime detention
9 tardies – afterschool detention
10 tardies – on “no go” list for afterschool activities, including sports, dances, clubs, etc.