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Attendance

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IN-SEAT ATTENDANCE:

  • Latinx students have the lowest in-seat attendance rate (88.3%).
  • Black students have the second lowest in-seat attendance rate (88.6%).
  • White students have the highest in-seat attendance rate (94.5%).

UNEXCUSED ABSENCES:

  • Black students have the highest rate of unexcused absences (67.8%).
  • Latinx students have the second highest rate of unexcused absences (65.5%).
  • White students have the lowest rate of unexcused absences (34.9%).

CHRONIC ABSENTEEISM:

  • Black students have the highest rate of chronic absenteeism (34.8%).
  • Latinx students have the third highest rate (23.4%).
  • White students have the lowest rate (9.2%).

TRUANCY RATES:

  • Black students have the highest truancy rate (34.1%).
  • Latinx students have the third highest truancy rate (19.8%).
  • White students have the lowest truancy rates (3.8%).