Cooperstown CSD has a new procedure for reporting an absence. Rather than calling school, please use our new online form below. Please complete this form by 8:30 AM every time your child will be absent from school, whether it is a full day or partial day absence.

Excusable Absences

Absences are excusable for the following situations:

  • Illness

  • Illness or death in family

  • Unsafe travel conditions

  • Religious observance

  • Medical/dental appointments

  • Participation in a school-sponsored activity

  • Approved academic visits

  • Military obligations

  • Reasons tied to legal proceedings, i.e., court appearance (documentation must

    be provided)