• All About Excused Absences
     
    Source: Fort Bend ISD Parent/Student Handbook
     
     When is an absence excused? 
    • FBISD extracurricular activities 
    • Illness and medical appointments 
    • Required court appearances 
    • Religious holy days 
    • Activities relating to obtaining United States citizenship
    • College visits for high school junior and senior (up to two days)
     
    Submitting an Excuse Note 
    •  Notes must be turned in no later than five days upon returning to school.
    •  Notes should be given to the school's Attendance Clerk. Email messages are acceptable. 
    • Keep copies of all correspondence. 
    • Contact the Attendance Clerk or Assistant Principal if you feel any of your child's absences are incorrect. 
    • A medical note can be scanned and emailed directly to the campus Attendance Clerk.