> Absence forms must submit an absence form for each rehearsal/performance to be missed. > Pre-approved absence forms must be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the event. > Absence forms should be completed by the Member Parent/Guardian. > Written/telephone communication may come from the Band Office for further clarification/verification if necessary.
> The following are NOT VALID (UNEXCUSED) reasons for missing a rehearsal or performance: Non-School Activities, After-school Jobs, Homework, Forgetting, Vacations (unless in June/July), Personal Activities, Lack of Transportation*
*The Booster Club also works to connect families interested in carpooling. Chances are that there are several other families in your area that would love to help you!
2. Multiple unexcused absences may result in suspension/removal from the ensemble.