Here are some important facts about school attendance that will maybe help on your school work and improve your transcript to college


  #1.   Over 7 million ( 1 in 7 ) U.S. students miss nearly a month of school each year.

#2.   Half the students who miss 2-4 days in September go on to miss nearly a month of school.

#3.   Absenteeism and its ill effects starts early. One in ten kindergarten and first grade students are absent.

#4.   Poor attendance can influence whether children read proficiently by the end of the third grade.

#5.   By 6th grade, chronic absence becomes a leading indicator that students will drop out of high school.

6.  Research shows that missing 10 percent of school, or about 18 days in most distract ending up in bad situations.

#7.  When students improve their attendance rates improve there academic prospects .

#8.  Attendance improves when schools engage students and parents in positive ways.

#9.  An estimate of 5 million to 7.5 million students miss nearly a month of school

#10. It also has bad outcomes if you miss a lot of days leading to suspension and maybe getting expelled.


These are some of ideas of info an why you should not miss school or do anything to mess up your record for your transcript