The Black and White

Whitman enforces stricter attendance policy

By Ben Baisinger-Rosen | October 11, 2019

In response to attendance problems last year, administrators have now implemented a stricter attendance policy, where three unexcused tardies translate to one unexcused absence, five unexcused absences result in a warning and more than five unexcused absences can result in a failing grade — denoted with a “E3” marking on the student’s transcript.  This is a change from last year’s policy,...

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