• Contact Information:

    Email: Breanna Hayworth - f41677@forsyth.k12.ga.us

    Fax Number 678-455-7316


    Late Check-In:

    If your Student checks in late, please send a note with your student listing their: 

    • Student First and Last Name
    • Student ID
    • Date/Time absent or checked in
    • Reason
    • Parent signature
    • They will also need to check in on the front office laptops.

    Please note:  All checkouts for Doctor, Court, etc. are UNEXCUSED until we receive a note from the doctor or other legal documents.  Students have up to 5 school days to bring in the notes.  The attendance box is located in the counseling office. Please check in Parent Portal to verify that your excuse has been received.  

    Absences & Tardies:  

    Will ONLY be excused for the following reasons: 
    ·   Personally ill
    ·   Serious illness or death in the immediate family
    ·   Medical or dental exams
    ·   Mandated by a governmental agency
    ·   Observation of a religious holiday (Please reference the Forsyth Co BOE website for approved dates)
    ·   Unsafe weather conditions
    ·   Registering to vote or voting
    ·   Visiting a legal guardian who had been called to duty (up to 5 days)

    Absences & Tardies WILL NOT be excused for the following reasons:
    ·   Waking up late / Broken alarm clock
    ·   Car problems
    ·   Missing the bus
    ·   Finishing homework or project
    ·   Babysitting
    ·   Unexplained family emergencies
    ·   Etc.

    NOTE: Absence notes/excuses must be received within 5 school days by email, parent note, or fax. Please note that phone calls will not suffice.

    **Please be aware that 5 unexcused absences will result in a letter home. 8 or more unexcused absences will be referred to the Social Worker and possible truancy referrals could be made.


    • Parents will need to sign their student out on the front office laptops. 
    • A note will need to be provided to excuse your student.
    • Absences through the clinic are not excused unless approved by Nurse Brenda. Parents will need to provide a note if their student is leaving school for an illness.


    Beginning of Year Absences:

    If your student will be missing the first day of school, please email Ms. Hayworth. Per county guidelines, if a student is absent on the first day of school for an unknown reason, your student will be withdrawn. If your student returns within 10 days, RMS can re-enroll your student. If your student returns after 10 days, you will have to send a current utility bill to Ms. Hayworth. After September 1st, you will have to re-register your student at the Hill Center.