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How often are your children absent from school?


Asked by CometGirl at 10:42 AM on Aug. 5, 2011 in

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  • If she is sick. And we might occasionally take a mental health day or two.

    Answer by AllAboutKeeley at 11:21 AM on Aug. 5, 2011

  • Only if they are sick. My DS gets sick way more than DD. He has missed about 5 days last year. She only missed 2.

    Answer by JayRo00 at 10:44 AM on Aug. 5, 2011

  • Only if they are sick. My dd missed 14 days last year due to the flu. I tried to bring her back before that but she was consistently sent home by the nurse. They are very strict at our school about illness.

    Answer by gemgem at 10:47 AM on Aug. 5, 2011

  • DD missed 2 days all year, last year, only one because she was sick, and the other was a special trip with grandma. DS missed about 4 from being sick.

    Answer by minimo77 at 12:53 PM on Aug. 5, 2011

  • well, my oldest was in a 'regular' school program, he missed a few days...but now that he's in homeschool, he hardly misses any ;-)

    Answer by HappyHmsklNapps at 5:18 PM on Aug. 5, 2011

  • only when they are too sick to get up

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 9:01 AM on Aug. 6, 2011

  • DD wears braces and her orthodontist is 2 hours away so at least once every 6 weeks, but with a medical excuse, they don't count it as an absence.

    Answer by kustomkrochet at 9:24 AM on Aug. 6, 2011

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