Chronic Absenteeism: Spotlight on Central Elementary - LGSD

student and staff

Central Elementary in La Grande had their first English Language Learner community night. Zanah Larson, LGSD ELL teacher and Ashley Harsin, IMESD Regional EL Specialist coordinated the event to connect La Grande families of ELL students with community resources. Students and their families enjoyed dinner, games and visiting many information booths. Among the booths was attendance info on the importance of regular attendance and  possible effects of being “chronically absent”. Parents were able to take home resources to help their kids stay on track with being regular attenders.


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