Preparation, Intervention, Response and Recovery (PIRR) Emergency


Students enrolled in Camden County Schools may be excused from school attendance for one of the following reasons.

1.  personally ill and attendance in school would endanger their health or the health of others;

2.  in their immediate family, there is a serious illness or death which would reasonably necessitate absence from school;

3.  observing special and recognized religious holidays of their faith;

4.  mandated by order of governmental agencies (Examples: pre-induction physical examination for service in the armed forces or a court order);

5.  conditions render attendance impossible or hazardous to student health or safety;

6.  to visit with a military parent or guardian who has been called to duty for or is on leave from overseas deployment to a combat zone or combat support posting; (There will be a maximum of five school days excused for this purpose per school year.) or

7.   any other absence not explicitly herein but deemed by the local board of education to have merit based on circumstances.

Notes must be written for an absence to be excused.

Notes must be turned in within two days of returning to school.

Notes must be signed by a parent or guardian.

Notes must explain the reason for the absence.

Emails are not accepted as written excuses.



Parent Resource CenterThe Parent Resource Center is located in the Front Lobby.

End of Grade Assessment Guides for:

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Fifth Grade

MyOn (over 7,000 ebooks for children to read online)

Parent and Family Guide

Family FAQ

PowerSchool - You can monitor your child’s progress through PowerSchool at or at . Contact your child’s teacher for more information regarding grades if you have any questions.

AR Home Connect- See how your child is performing in Accelerated Reader by clicking on link, then log in with your child’s AR username and password