About Cache Creek High School Mission, Self-Directed Learners and School Goals Bell Schedule Bus Schedule Our School Colors Our School Mascot School Site Plan Student Handbook
English Science Math Social Science Fine Arts Counseling Library/Research Nurse's Office CommuniCare
Student Handbook Present - Attendance Present - Tardy Procedures Positive - Expectations Positive - Interventions Productive - Earning Credits Graduation Requirements Credit Opportunities Student Dress Code Work Permits
Student Handbook Attendance Policy Tardy Policy Progressive Discipline Plan Points and Credit System Graduation Requirements Credit Opportunities Student Dress Code Work Permits School Year Calendar
Principal Teachers Support Staff Counselor Nurse
Cache Creek High School Library LIBRARY SEARCH Library Reservations (Staff) Frequently Asked Questions Accelerated Reader Program Library Events New Books CCHS Students' Favorite Books Teen Literature Sites Libraries - Public and Virtual News Media Dictionaries and Thesaurus EDUCATION AND CAREER PLANNING STUDY AND RESEARCH RESOURCES TESTING PROGRAMS
Noticias Horario de Autobus Horario (La campana) Politicas de Retardos Visión, Misión y Objetivos de la Escuela 2013-2014 CalendarioTradicional del Ano Escolar Manual del Estudiante Requisitos de Graduacion Oportunidad Acelerada de Creditos Horario Sistema de Puntos y Creditos
Author Visit Cache Creek Learning at Work Career Fair Honor Roll Awards Out and About at CCHS Thanksgiving Luncheon

Present - Attendance


Regular attendance is critical. The single greatest cause for failing classes is poor attendance. Students who have a 90% or greater attendance typically earn 20+ credits per quarter while students who have a 70% attendance or less typically earn fewer than 10 credits per quarter and struggle to graduate.  CCHS has an automated system that contacts all phone numbers available to us on the day the students has missed one or more classes. Parents are responsible to call the school office or send a note when the student is absent.  A note should contain the following:

  • The return-to-school date
  • The date of absence/s
  • Parent/guardian signature
  • Reason for the absence
  • A contact phone number

We encourage the parent/guardian to telephone beforehand, if they know that their student will be absent, or on the day of the absence. A phone call made by the legal parent or guardian to the school office will make a written note unnecessary. A phone call or note must be received in order to clear an absence. All absences must be cleared within 3 days. After 3 days of the absence, they become unexcused and cannot be changed. Students that are 18 years of age and older may write their own notes, however, we reserve the right to confirm the absence with a parent and/or agency.


Student Attendance Review Board (SARB)

After the 3rd absence, the district will automatically generate an attendance letter. After the 3rd attendance letter, the district initiates the Student Attendance Review Board (SARB) process. The SARB process includes the Woodland District Attorney’s Office.


After the tenth day of absence, excused or unexcused, the school may require a doctor’s note to excuse any future absences.



If a student has an appointment during the day and needs to leave campus, he/she must bring a note to the office, or phone call from parent, prior to the start of the school day. The permit will be issued when the student comes to the office to check out. Attendance is very important for student success in school, CCHS encourages routine medical or dental appointments be made after school hours.


Changes in personal information

It is the responsibility of the parent/guardian/education legal rights holder to inform the school of any changes in address or phone numbers. It is critical to have correct information in case of an emergency.