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Provo City School District

Independence High School

  • Just two absences a month results in negative academic performance.
  • Two missed days a month is the same as 4 missed weeks per year.
  • 4 weeks per year is nearly 1.5 years over the course of a student’s education.
  • Improved attendance increases chances of graduation.
  • 20 minutes tardy per day is the same as 100 minutes per week.
  • 100 minutes tardy per week equals 2.5 weeks per year.
  • 2.5 weeks per year is nearly 1 year over the course of a student’s education.
  • Any absence (excused or unexcused) has a negative impact on academic performance.
  • Students who miss school are 7x more likely to drop out.
  • Attendance enables your child to be successful in school and in life.

Help us teach your child this important life skill!

Attendance Flyer in English and Spanish (pdf)


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The Faculty and Staff of Independence High School, Provo High School, and Timpview High School invite you to attend the commencement exercises for the Graduating Class of 2023. Wednesday Evening,...