The Board shall appoint the principal from each school building to serve as the building's truancy officer.
The truancy officer shall investigate the cause of a student's truancy and attempt to ensure the student's attendance. The truancy officer may take the student into custody. The truancy officer shall attempt to contact the student's parents when the student is taken into custody.
Legal Reference: Neb. Statute 79-208 and 209
Cross Reference: 503.04 Truancy - Unexcused Absences
Policy COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
adopted: _ 3/13/06 __ Columbus, Nebraska