We are continuing to adhere to the CDPH guidelines, which includes the mandate to wear masks indoors at any of our school sites or facilities.

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Attendance Information

Benicia Unified believes that regular, student attendance is important.New research supports the unquestionable link between attendance and student achievement. Students who attend school between 85 and 100% of the time pass the state tests in reading and math at much higher rates than students who attend school less than 85% of the time.
Benicia Unified School District’s attendance policy requires students to not miss more than 10 days of school in a school year, regardless of the reason for the absences.

The links below reflect the policies regarding student attendance.

Chronic Illness

Sometimes students may be diagnosed with a chronic illness that may impede their ability to attend school on a regular basis. Parents should contact their attendance staff at the school site and Teri Deane our district nurse (ext 1224). The form below will need to be completed by a medical doctor for verification of illness