School Attendance & School Success

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Did you know there’s a really close connection between school attendance and school success?

Students who miss more than 18 school days (it doesn’t matter whether they’re excused or unexcused) are much more likely to struggle in school and even have more trouble graduating. It makes sense because every day builds on the one before, making it easy to fall behind.

Get tips on how to improve your child’s attendance at EveryDayMatters.