Reporting an Absence

When reporting an absence, please remember to leave your student’s first and last name,  the reason for their absence and a phone number in case we need to call you back. Please report the absence before 8:15 am.

If you are emailing to report an absence, please email

If you are calling to report an absence, please call the main line at 913-262.1686.


To protect your child and to prevent illness from spreading, keep your child home if
any of these symptoms are present.
● Diarrhea or vomiting
● Severe cough, headache, or sore throat
● Undiagnosed rash or skin lesion
● Red or discharge from eyes
● Temperature of 100.0 F or above

If a student becomes ill at school, they will be sent to the health room. If it is determined that the student should be sent home, the parents or other authorized
person shall be notified. If your child has a temperature of 100.0 F or above, they
must remain home and be fever free for 24 hours without the use of fever reducing

Please notify the nurse by phone or email if your child has been diagnosed with
covid, influenza, strep throat, chicken pox, fifths disease, pink eye, mononucleosis, hand foot mouth disease, impetigo, or lice.