A request for Independent Study may be made if a scholar is going to be absent for more than five days.
The request for Independent Study must be made at least five business days before the first absence The request must be approved by the principal and submitted in adequate time to allow teachers to prepare assignments for scholars to complete. All signatures, and approval, must be in the office prior to the first date the scholar will be absent.
The classroom will make efforts to prepare assignments, and it is expected that all assigned work will be completed and turned in the first day the student returns to school. The Independent Study contract must be honored by both the scholar and the parent/guardian.