• Contact Information:

    Please email attendance excuses within 5 days to:

     Tammy Burns at f16126@forsyth.k12.ga.us

    Excuses need to be received within 5 days of the students absence.  If seen by a licensed physician, please ensure the attending physician provides a medical/dental/vision/etc. excuse.



    1.  Personal illness or attendance in school that endangers a students' health or the health of others.

    2.  A serious illness or death in a student's immediate family necessitating absence from school.

    3.  A court order or an order by a govermental agency, including pre-induction physical examinations for service in the armed 

         forces, mandating absence from school.

    4.  The observance of religious holidays, necessitating absence from school.

    5.  Conditions rendering attendance impossible or hazardous to student health or safety.

    6.  A scheduled medical, dental, or eye examination of the student.

    7.  Registering to vote or voting.

    8.  A visit, up to five school days per year, with a parent or legal guardian who is on leave from or who is being deployed to

         military service