Reporting Absences

How do I report and excuse my student’s absence?

To report an absence and have it excused, please choose any one of the following:

  1. Submit an absence note via this link
  2. Call the attendance office (773-534-5410) before 9:30am and leave a detailed voicemail with the student’s name, ID#, and reason for the absence.
  3. Have your student visit the main office for a hard copy of the absence note, sign it, and return it to the main office within two weeks of the date of the absence.


Link to Lane’s Absence Percentage Calendar & Demerit Excusal Dates