• ATTENDANCE - 

    GASD Online Learners:

    • Students in 9-12 will use the learning platform Canvas for their learning experiences.  
      • Check in with their grade-level adviser through Canvas either in the morning (7:05 to 7:35 AM) OR the afternoon (2:35 to 3:05 PM). These advisors can serve as liaisons to the school for our online learners. 
      • Participate in all courses each day Monday through Friday for a minimum of 4 hours (240 minutes) each 24 hour period M-F (12:00 am - 11:59 pm)
      • Complete a variety of asynchronous learning activities  -such as, but not limited to - discussion posts, assignments, assessments, other online or offline activities
      • Participate in synchronous sessions as scheduled by individual teachers or requested by students
      • Check Canvas daily and reply to teacher communications within 24 hours (M-F)
      • Communicate questions or concerns with the teacher via Canvas Inbox or Gmail (if using Gmail, check for responses daily).
        • Students may be marked absent for failing to complete the daily assigned tasks outlined above. 

    Hybrid Learners:

    • Students in 9-12 are expected to be physically present for all scheduled courses on assigned face-to-face learning days. Students will use the learning platform Canvas for their learning experiences on remote learning days.  
      • Attendance will be taken each class period to account for students scheduled for face-to-face learning. 
      • Students will check in daily and complete assigned tasks on Canvas in a timely manner, as directed by the teacher. 
        • Students may be marked absent for failing to complete the daily assigned tasks on remote learning days.

     

    Parents/Guardians should provide an excuse when a student is unable to attend school (physically or remotely) as expected. It is preferred that these notes are submitted electronically through Skyward when possible. Here is a LINK to directions for this process.