E-mail the Goshen Intermediate School Attendance Office

For your convenience, Goshen Intermediate School parents and guardians can report a child’s absence, for any reason, via e-mail. Contact the GIS Attendance Office by e-mailing gis.attendance@gcsny.org.

What to include in the absence email

The following items should be included when e-mailing the attendance office to report your child’s absence:

  • The student’s full name and grade
  • The e-mail author’s full name and relationship to student
  • A phone number where you can be reached
  • Whether the student is absent or tardy
  • The date of the student’s absence or tardy
  • A reason for the student’s absence:
    • Excused absences include: sick, emergency medical appointment, court attendance, death in immediate family, college visitation, religious observance, approved school activity
    • Unexcused absences include: overslept, vacation, missed the bus, wedding, no child care, no transportation, family visit, didn’t want to attend school