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Attendance and Chronic Absenteeism

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2017-18 Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow Poster Contest Winners

Attendance Poster - High School


Winner: High School
Jade Egan, Eatonville High School

Attendance Poster - Middle School


Winner: Middle School
Kyle Wilson, Rochester Middle School

Attendance Poster - Elementary School

Winner: Elementary School
Avah Helsten, Arthur Jacobsen Elm.

Runner Ups

More about the contest.

Attendance Posters

Materials Order Form

Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow Thumbnail


Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow
Download Poster | Translations

See for Yourself Poster Thumbnail

See for Yourself
Download Poster | Translations (zip)

Attendance Matters Rack Cards

Be Present

Show Up

Download Attendance Matters Rack Card
Download Sounders Rack Card
Download Translated Rack Cards (zip)

"We Missed You Postcards" - Send to students following an absence

We Missed You - Kitty


"We Missed You" - Kitty
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We missed you, a latte.


"We missed you, a latte."
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We Missed You  so much!


"We Missed You so much!"
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Communication Materials

Puget Sound ESD Attendance Toolkit
Attendance Works – Awareness Month Materials

Parent Attendance Template Letter

Count Us In! September Awareness Month Toolkit from Attendance Works

Attendance Communication Toolkit developed by the State of California and the Ad Council
How should we talk to parents of elementary school students about their children's absences? This toolkit, developed by California and the Ad Council, includes sample emails to teachers, strategies for school nurses, and parent handouts.

The Importance of School Attendance (video) – A great video featuring a young girl and how absences affect her success in school (from the Absences Add Up Campaign)


Robocall Message

Seattle Seahawks

Deshawn Shead

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Seattle Sounders

Cristian Roldan

Nicolas Lodeiro (Spanish)

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Alarm clock with the words: Wake Up

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