Excused Absence Request

  • A new form must be turned in for EACH rehearsal or performance to be missed. Multiple absences on the same form will not be accepted.

    Forms are due no later than two (2) weeks prior to a performance or two (2) days prior to a rehearsal.

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY

  • ABSENCE INFORMATION

    • Students are expected to be in attendance at ALL rehearsals and performances
    • Students missing more than one rehearsal (for any reason – excused or unexcused) during the week may not perform in the scheduled show or concert that week – concert or marching season
    • Students missing the last rehearsal before a performance (excused or unexcused) will not perform in the scheduled show or concert that week

    EXCUSED ABSENCES
    Only the following reasons will be excused. Written proof may be required for extended illness.

    • Severe illness or injury
    • Death in the family
    • School sponsored activity
    • Once-in-a-Lifetime events
    • Wedding
    • Sibling birth

    UNEXCUSED ABSENCES
    The following reasons (not limited to) will NOT be excused. All events are posted on the band calendar…plan ahead!

    • Birthday party / Family dinner
    • Upset stomach, slight headache, cough, runny nose
    • Doctors’ appointments
    • “Schedule is too busy”
    • Work Schedule / Grades / Homework

  • NOTE: This form is hosted on the Arapahoe Band Boosters website. For your privacy, this form has been setup to communicate directly with Mr. Funk. Your form will only be sent to and reviewed by Mr. Funk, Director of Instrumental Music at Arapahoe High School.