Resources for Families

MSM Parent GuideParent’s Guide to Attendance

This nurse-approved guide assists families in supporting their child’s attendance. Please review this guide before taking your child out of school. A Spanish version is available hereEsta guía está aprobada por enfermeras para aconsejar a las familias entorno a la asistencia escolar de los niños. Favor de revistarla antes de sacar a su niño de la escuela. Para una guía en español, haga clic aquí.




Attendance Every Day

This brochure highlights the roles schools, communities, and parents can play in promoting attendance.




Texas Attendance Brochure

Texas Attendance Facts

This brochure is tailored specifically for Texas public schools and explains policies relating to attendance, as well as ways families can avoid absences.



Tips - MS and HS
Tips for Parents of Middle and High School Students

This flier emphasizes facts and actions that are especially helpful for parents of older students. Download the Spanish version here.