VISITORS and ATTENDANCE POLICIES
ALL VISITORS must check in AND enter through the A Building Office (Old Hwy 24 Entrance). Due to COVID-19, visitors are not allowed to enter our buildings at this time. The safety of our students and learning environment is our Top Priority! Please call the main office if you need assistance.
Students who arrive early on campus can not do so until after 7:40 am.
* All students arriving on campus will report to their first period class!
Student must present a parent note to school office by 8:30 am to be verified (phone number required on note).
Parent or guardian must physically come in and pick up student. No phone calls will be accepted.
Anyone checking out a student MUST be on the checkout list. Photo ID is required to check student out.
NO LUNCH CHECKOUTS unless a doctor's note is presented upon return.
Checkouts during the last 30 minutes of the school day are for medical emergencies or doctor's appointments only.
Students are allowed three (3) non-medical checkouts per semester. Students who exceed three (3) checkouts may receive disciplinary action.
Make EVERY DAY Count
All MS public school students are required to be present 63% of the school day to be counted present for that day. The 63% does not include lunch, breaks, etc.
At OGMS, our school day begins at 8:25; therefore students must be present until 2:05 pm each day to meet the 63% requirement.