Attendance Works

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Attendance Works


The Problem

Across the country, more than 7 million students are missing so many days of school that they are academically at risk. Chronic absence — missing 10 percent or more of school days due to absence for any reason—excused, unexcused absences and suspensions, can translate into third-graders unable to master reading, sixth-graders failing subjects and ninth-graders dropping out of high school. Read this research summary for more details.

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Watch this video to find out how Attendance Works can help you reduce chronic absence.