LCA High School

Grades 9-12

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Regular Day Schedule

8:15 – 9:06 Period 1

9:11 – 10:01 Period 2

10:06 – 10:57 Period 3

11:02 – 11:52 Period 4

11:52 – 12:22 “A” Lunch

12:27 – 1:17 Period 5


11:57 – 12:47 Period 5

12:47 – 1:17 “B” Lunch

1:22 – 2:12 Period 6

2:17 – 3:07 Period 7


  • Absences/Tardies:
    • Call or email Mrs. Ross in the High School office by 9 am if your student will be absent for the day.
    • Please send a handwritten note or email Brenda Ross to submit a parent excuse for an absence.
    • A call to the school to alert of an absence, does not excuse the absence.
    • Students will be marked absent if they miss more than 10 minutes of any class period and prior to that will be marked tardy for class.
    • Students with 9 or more unexcused absences per semester will not receive credit for the class.
  • Early dismissals/Late Arrivals
    • Students may leave early if they have a signed note, email,or phone call from a parent/guardian.
    • Please have students drop off early dismissal notes in the high school office by 8:15.
    • All middle and high school students must sign in, in their respective office.
    • Text messaging from parents is not considered an acceptable form of permission for early dismissals.
  • Excused Absences:
    • Doctor notes from a doctor appointment/illness will be excused when received by the High school office within 48 hours of absence (or upon return to school). Doctor’s notes maybe sent via fax to 434-832-2054 or scanned to email at ** those absences that have not been excused within the allotted time will be considered unexcused absences.
    • Due to the current challenges with COVID -19, Parent excuse notes will be accepted as an excused absence from school.  Please send a handwritten note or email Brenda Ross to submit a parent excuse for an absence.  All absences that do not have an excused note on file, will be considered unexcused.  Students may have 9 unexcused absences in a class per semester and still receive credit for the course.
  • Planned Absence:
    • Pick up a planned absence form from the high school office for extended absences.
    • Have planned absence form signed by all teachers,parent/guardian, and administration for approval.
    • This form does not excuse the absences but makes teachers aware of your student’s absence.
    • Students are responsible for communicating with teachers regarding any make up work.
  • Students will receive a detention for every 5 accumulated tardies to classes per quarter
  • Detention will be served before school or during lunch on specified date(s) as determined by administration.