Frequently Asked Questions
HOW DO I GET INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT'S HAPPENING AT LOWELL?
There are many ways to stay in touch with what’s happening at Lowell.
HOW DO I CONTACT MY STUDENT’S COUNSELOR?
WHAT IS AN EXCUSED ABSENCE?
If your student misses a day of school, the absence can be excused if it falls within one of the categories listed in a “readmit” form available in the attendance office. Note that a family holiday is not an excused absence. If your student has too many unexcused absences, your family will receive a truancy letter from the school.
HOW DOES MY STUDENT SECURE AN EXCUSED ABSENCE?
Call the attendance office @ 415-759-2730 x3167 before 9:30am to report the absence. Your student must then complete a “readmit” form when he/she returns
HOW DO I GET INTERPRETATION OR TRANSLATION IN MY LANGUAGE?
WHEN ARE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS?
Click on EVENTS tab above. You can then go to the SFUSD Calendar, which shows holidays month to month.
HOW DO I FIND OUT ABOUT SPORTING EVENTS AND STUDENT EVENTS?
WHO DO I TALK TO IF I HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT MY STUDENT’S HEALTH AND WELL-BEING?
Contact Lowell’s Wellness Center @ (415) 759-2730. You can talk to a trained therapist/well-being advisor. You can also contact Lowell’s nurse @ (415) 759-2730 x3173 for medical issues.