A school district or open-enrollment charter school shall notify a student’s parent in writing at the beginning of the school year that if the student is absent from school on 10 or more days or parts of days within a six-month period in the same school year:
the student is subject to referral to a truancy court for truant conduct under Section 65.003 (Truant Conduct)(a), Family Code.
A school district shall notify a student’s parent if the student has been absent from school, without excuse under Section 25.087 (Excused Absences), on three days or parts of days within a four-week period. The notice must:
inform the parent that:
it is the parent’s duty to monitor the student’s school attendance and require the student to attend school; and