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Absence Request Form

Parents/Guardians of students, planning a foreseeable absence, should complete an absence form and submit to the South High Attendance Clerk in the main office.

Absence Form: 1-3 Days
Extended Absence Form: 4+ Days


  • In person to Erica Evans in the South High attendance office
  • Via email to Erica Evans
  • Via fax, attention Erica Evans, 612.668.4310

The attendance clerk phone line is: 612.668.4314

This form covers:

  • Family obligations, activities 
  • Religious observances 
  • Non-Minneapolis Public School activities or events.
  • College visits (two per year)