VISITORS and ATTENDANCE POLICIES
Visitors are welcomed. ALL VISITORS must check in AND enter through the A Building Office (Old Hwy 24 Entrance) to receive a mandatory VISITOR'S PASS. The safety of our students and learning environment is our Top Priority!
Students who arrive early on campus can not do so until after 7:30 am.
*Early arriving CAR RIDERS must report directly to the Multi-Purpose Building.
*Early arriving BUS RIDERS report to THE GYM.
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.