AbsencesAttendance is a major factor in your child's success. The goal at Brock Road Elementary is for students to maintain an average 95% attendance rate with the final goal of 97% attendance rate.Please call the school (540-972-3870) when your child will be absent before 10:00 am on that day. A note explaining the absence is required within 3 days of your child’s return to school. Excused absences are recorded for illness, death in the family, or other emergencies cleared with the principal. Other absences, such as for vacations or day trips, will be considered unexcused.Students will be marked tardy if they arrive at school after 8:45 am. Please bring your child to the office to sign in.