To meet the new requirements Glenroy west will be notifying parents soon after 10.00am on a daily basis by telephone and text message.

(Student name) has been marked absent without an explanation as of 10.00am. If you require more information please contact the school or log onto parent portal.

To record a reason for an absentee:

  • Log onto the parent portal on COMPASS

  • From the COMPASS home screen or from your student’s profile, click the ‘Add the Parent approval’ item

  • From the pop up window, select the reason, enter a brief description of the absence, select the start and finish time

  • Click the ‘save’ button.

Alternatively, you may contact the school office by phone or email to provide a reason for an absence.