Attendance Information

  • All students are expected to be present at the beginning of each class period.  If students are absent we will be calling to notify parents/guardians.

    If your student(s) will NOT be in class or tardy for one of the following reasons:

    • Illness
    • Appointment
    • Family Emergency
    • Planned Absence

    Please call 503-534-2343 (option 1) or email ( to let us know.


    Early Student Pickup: Please call or email the morning of and let us know in advance that your student needs to be picked up early. This allows ample time to locate students, make a pass ready and deliver with the least interruptions. 

    Homework Requests: Students are responsible to check StudentVUE on Synergy, Google Classrooms, or email a teacher directly to obtain homework for missed instruction time.

    Planned Absences (for one or more days): At Lakeridge Middle School, we value student attendance and achievement. We appreciate your honest communication about your child's attendance and understand that sometimes it is unavoidable for students to miss school. Please notify the office when your student will be missing one or more days of school. Click here to notify LMS of a planned absence. Students should communicate with teachers. 


    Information on the importance of school attendance from the Institute of Education Sciences: National Center for Education Statistics.


    Attendance Secretary: Laura Gustaff