Parent Note for Student Absences

Nota de Padres para estudiantes ausente

We are introducing a new way to submit parent notes for this school year.  If you would like, please fill out the form below and your parent note will be electronically sent to our attendance clerk.  You can also submit parent notes and/or doctor's notes for absences by sending them in with your child, or faxing them to the school at 864-355-1044.  For more information on the attendance policy, please see the link below or contact the attendance clerk, Keyla Castillo Rojas, at 864-355-1005, or the Title One School Social Worker, Meghan Shroy, at 864-355-1047.

Parent Note for Student Absence(s)/Nota de Padres para estudiantes ausente

Link to GCSD Attendance Policy for Virtual and eLearning programs


Please visit our school and teacher websites often, check our school marquee, and listen carefully to phone messages.  We also encourage you to attend our parent meetings - community cafe (coffee with the Principal), lunch and learns, and SIC meetings.

If you have any questions or comments about parent involvement at Alexander Elementary School, feel free call our front office at 864-355-1000.




To increase students’ focus on learning without distractions.

To increase students’ academic performance.

To increase the students’ sense of belonging to a community of learners.

To decrease the interruption to academics because of Dress Code infractions.


Pants/Slacks/Capris: Khaki (tan) or Blue ONLY. No blue jeans/blue denim.
Must be at least fingertip length. No short shorts or “daisy duke” shorts. Jumpers must be worn with a blouse or shirt. The length of the skirts and shorts must be at least mid-thigh.

Shirts: White, Gray, Blue, Yellow ONLY. NO LOGOS.
All shirts must have a collar. Acceptable styles include: golf/polo shirts in short or long sleeve, oxford style button down collared shirt, cotton blouse with a peter-pan collar, turtlenecks and mock turtlenecks. Shirts and blouses must have a collar.

Sweaters/Sweatshirts/Cardigans: White, Gray, Blue, Yellow, Black ONLY. NO LOGOS. 

Leggings/Tights: SOLID COLORS ONLY UNDER DRESSES AND SKIRTS. White, Navy, Blue, Black are allowed under attire that meets dress code specifications.


Incrementar el enfoque de los estudiantes en el aprendizaje sin distracciones.

Incrementar el rendimiento académico de los estudiantes.

Incrementar el sentido de pertenencia de los estudiantes a una comunidad de estudiantes.

Disminuir la interrupción académica debido a infracciones al código de vestimenta.


Pantalones/Capris: Caqui (bronceado) o Azul SOLAMENTE. No jeans azules/mezclilla azul. Debe tener al menos la longitud de la punta de un dedo. No se permiten pantalones cortos o pantalones cortos.  La longitud de las faldas y pantalones cortos debe ser al menos a la mitad del muslo.

Camisas: Blancas, Grises, Azules, Amarillas SOLAMENTE. SIN LOGOS.
Todas las camisas deben tener cuello. Los estilos aceptables incluyen: camisetas de golf/polo en pantalones cortos o manga larga, camisa estilo oxford con cuello abotonado, blusa de algodón con cuella peter-pan, cuellos de tortuga y cuellos de tortuga simulados. Las camisas y blusas deben tener un collar.

Sueteres/Sudaderas/Cardigans: Blanco, Gris, Azul, Amarillo, Negril SOLAMENTE,

Leggings/medias: COLORES SÓLIDOS SOLO DEBAJO DE VESTIDOS Y FALDAS. Blanco, Azul Marino, Azul, Negro se permiten bajo atuendo que cumpla con el codigo de vestimenta especificaciones.



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