Attendance Policy Summary

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Bellevue High School – How to Report Absences


Report an Absence, late arrival or early dismissal:

Parent emails

  • Include student name, ID#, date(s) of absence, period(s) missed, and reason for absence.
  • If excusing a late arrival or early dismissal, include arrival or departure time.
  • Send from an email address on school file. Other email addresses will not be accepted.
  • Excusals must be received no later than 2 school days after the date of absence.


Attendance Corrections

To correct an attendance error, student should email their teacher(s) within 5 days of the marked absence. If a correction is authorized the teacher will email attendance specialist to correct.

When do Teachers Take Attendance

Attendance is taken each day during morning classes – M,T,W,TH,F


Email Notifications

You can subscribe to receive an email when your student misses a class. Go to, Grades, ParentVue, I am a parent, My Account, answer questions under Auto Notify section, Click Submit.

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the traditional lands of the Coast Salish Peoples. We honor with gratitude the land itself and the Coast Salish Peoples of our region, past, present and future.