Information requested - Your student's name(s), specific class period(s), time of arrival/departure, and date.
1. Email dhsattendance@durangoschools.
2. Voicemail 970-259-1630 x.2312 (use x.2313 if voice mailbox is full)
3. Signed note delivered to Front Office; request provider/doctor's office note to excuse for medical/other appointments.
4. PARENT sign-out sheet at Front Office.
"Blue Slip" (Permit to Leave DHS Campus) - To minimize classroom interruptions and parent wait time, please email/call/send note to the Front Office the morning of the appointment/early release. We will give your student a Blue Slip that they show their teacher and be allowed to leave at your designated time.
DHS Pre-Arranged Absence Form (for 3 or more absences) must be submitted 5 DAYS BEFORE the absence and signed by all teachers with current % grades. It is for absences not excusable by Colorado law including college visits and non-DHS academic/sporting activities. Download PDF form here; copies are also available at the Front Office.