Session Description

Learn how to set up options for Daily and Period Attendance, plus the timelines and procedures for maintenance. 

Session Content

  • Using the Attendance Dashboard to sequence through the various attendance tasks throughout the school year
  • Procedures for Attendance setup to be performed prior to start of school
  • Setup of traditional and multi-track school calendars
  • Setup of school terms
  • Setup and maintenance of attendance codes
  • Setup of Bell Schedules and Block Schedule Calendar
  • Initializing Attendance for new school year
  • Configuration of No Show codes
  • Dropping students as No Shows
  • Accessing and generating various reports related to Attendance

Related Documentation

Electronic Attendance Setup Procedures

School Settings - Attendance Accounting

Attendance Options Chart

School Startup Task Chart

Absence Codes


Build Terms

Initialize ATT/CAR

Attendance History

No Show Setup

No Show Guidelines

Block and Bell Scheduler

Flex Scheduling - Bell Scheduler

Flex Scheduling - Class Calendars

Attendance Notes

Attendance Note - ADA Make-Up

Attendance Reports Listing

District Attendance Letters

Related Videos

Attendance Tasks Overview 

Creating a Calendar

Multi Track Calendar

Terms Setup

Bell Schedule Setup

Absence Codes and Initializing Attendance

Session Presentation

See attached for session Outline and Notes