Absenteeism and Attendance
Attendance Works has partnered with Applied Survey Research to develop free self-calculating spreadsheets for school districts to track attendance. These tools are especially effective for smaller districts with more limited data capacity. The companion tools are the School Attendance Tracking Tools (SATTs) which provides school-level analysis down to the individual student level.
NYS resource materials for parents and school staff on school attendance (e.g., school anxiety, health, academic challenges). Includes posters and parent tip sheets for schools and a widget for school websites (12/15).
The Every Student, Every Day: Community Toolkit offers action steps and evidence-based resources to engage in effective, coordinated community action to address and eliminate chronic absenteeism (10/15).
Provides a toolkit that focuses on preparing educators—particularly school district decision-makers—with knowledge and practical guidance for creating meaningful change to address health-related chronic absenteeism.
Monitor and create a plan to address an individual student's absenteeism (developed by NYSCSH 2013).
Page updated 9/16/21