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Report an Absence

If your student will be absent from school, please contact the following:

call our Attendance Clerk, Ms. Priscilla Rodriguez @ 626-396-5680 ext. 70008


email Ms. Priscilla Rodriguez @

To clear an absence – PUSD Board of Education policy states that parents/guardians have up to five (5) school days to provide the school with documentation to excuse a student’s absence. After five days, all unverified absences will be changed to unexcused. No exceptions.

Students who have been absent must bring a signed note* to the attendance office from a parent/guardian which contains the information listed below.  The attendance office will verify a random sample of the notes received.

  • Student name and ID number
  • Reason for absence
  • Day(s) of absence
  • Accurate contact number to verify note with parent/guardian

*A note may be sent through e-mail as long as it contains the above information and can be verified.  Notes may be emailed to