Office of Student Services-Dean of Students
When a student is absent, a parent or guardian must call the school before 8 a.m. Please dial 215-338-9494, press the # 1 key, state the student's name, student number, homeroom section, reason for the absence and the name and relationship of the caller. A voicemail may be left at anytime in the evening or early morning with the Office of Student Services if a student knows he will be absent the following day. Any official, time/date stamped doctor's notes must be received by the Student Services Office within 1 week of the student's absence in order for it to be added to their attendance record.
Students who receive a detention slip for any infraction must report the next school day (24 hour notice policy) to Room 133 for detention (JUG). JUG will be held Monday-Friday from 7:15 a.m. to 7:50 AM. There is no working off any detention regardless of the infraction. *When necessary JUG will be in the auditorium.
Please note the following policy documents and links below. All parents and students must read and sign the handbook, and by doing so acknowledge that they will adhere and follow them.