Parents

 

 


South High strives to give families the information they need to be informed and involved during their student's high school experience.


Extended Absences Process

For extended absences, it is important for students to remain current in their homework assignments and class materials. Below are specific locations for homework requests.

Students who have had at least 4 days of continued absence for medically excused absences:

  • Contact the DGS Attendance office to make a homework request.
  • Attendance Office will e-mail all teachers for the student requesting homework.
  • Teachers are encouraged to contact students/parents directly via e-mail with assignments and class materials.
  • For work that cannot be sent electronically, teachers will send work to the Attendance Office within 24 hours of the request.
  • Parent may pick-up the homework in the Attendance Office.
  • Parents may come to school to pick-up a student’s textbooks. Come to the Dean’s Office and a student supervisor will take you to your student’s locker.

Students who have been suspended for 4 days or more from school for disciplinary reasons:

  • Contact the DGS Dean’s office to make a homework request.
  • Secretary in the Deans Office will email all teachers for the student.
  • Teachers are encouraged to contact students/parents directly via email with assignments and class materials.
  • For work that cannot be sent electronically, teachers will send work to the Dean's Office within 24 hours of the request.
  • Parent may pick-up the homework in the Dean's Office.
  • Parents may come to school to pick-up a student’s textbooks. Come to the Dean’s Office and a student supervisor will take you to your student’s locker.

Students who have been hospitalized:

  • Contact the DGS Counseling Office to make a homework request.
  • Secretary in the Counseling Office will email all teachers for the student.
  • Teachers are encouraged to contact students, parents and/or the educational liaison in the hospital program directly via e-mail with assignments and class materials.
  • For work that cannot be sent electronically, teachers will send work to the Counseling Office within 24 hours of the request.
  • Parent may pick up the homework in the Counseling Office.
  • Parents may come to school to pick up a student’s textbooks. Come to the Dean’s Office and a student supervisor will take you to your student’s locker.

 

 

Join the DGS Parent Advisory Board! 

The group meets monthly on the third Tuesday of each month with the principal to exchange ideas and hear timely updates on school initiatives. 

The Parent Advisory also helps to coordinate volunteers for special events, and sells spirit wear to finance scholarships for graduating students. Contact Theresa Dees at 630-795-8511 or tdees@csd99.org to join or volunteer!

 

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