Semester Exam Attendance Incentive Policy

2020-2021 Attendance Incentive Information 
 

Eligibility

Standard Policy (Pre-AP/On-level) per class

A.P. Policy (any course with “AP”/5.0 weight per class

8 Classes

  1. No more than 3 absences (ILH, ILP, OTH, UNX) during the semester per class.
  2. No HSS for current semester.
  3. No ALC for that current school year and no JJAEP for any semester in HS.
  4. Minimum grade of 85 for semester average per class.
  5. No more than 5 tardies per class for each semester.

·       No more than 3 absences (excused or unexcused) during the semester.

  • No HSS for current semester.
  • No ALC for current school year and no JJAEP for any semester in HS
  • Minimum grade of 90 for semester average.
  • No more than 5 tardies per class for each semester.

The purpose of attendance incentives is to encourage students to earn higher grades in their classes and demonstrate excellent attendance. Please be sure you read the information below and the “frequently asked questions” document.

 
 
  • Semester attendance incentives are earned class by class.
  • The semester attendance incentives do not hurt a student’s grade.
  • Students who are eligible are required to attend school on exam days or they could lose their attendance incentive.
  • The semester average will be utilized as the semester exam grade. 
  • Student is responsible for turning in the completed Attendance Incentive certificate to their triad.
 
For questions about the Attendance Incentive Policy, please email-
Ms. Tina Salazar at tina.salazar@austinsd.org  or
Mr. Manuel Garcia at manuel.garcia@austinisd.org