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Reporting Student Absences


If your child is attending in-person learning, do not log in on OnCourse. Instead, please report via phone or email. When leaving a voicemail or sending an email, please include the following information:

  -  student name

  -  grade/homeroom

  -  reason for absence

Additional information or requests may also be included and will be forwarded to the appropriate staff.  

Save the contact information below for "at your fingertip" reference:

School Phone Number: 973-838-1881 X2005

Email address:   

If your student is a hybrid at-home learner, or a full-time remote/virtual learner, students must log in to OnCourse Connect to be marked present. 

  • Present 9:10-9:35
  • Tardy: 9:36-10:50
  • Absent: 10:51 or later 

Parents are encouraged to add this information to personal communication devices.