2017 Fall Attendance Challenge

 2017 Fall Attendance Challenge Info


October 2 – December 15, 2017

Does your school have a focus or initiative around attendance? Are you looking for creative and fun ways to promote attendance and engage with your students? The Fall Attendance Challenge is designed with your school and students in mind!

The school-wide competition amongst middle and high schools across the country will help you increase your school’s attendance rates and inspire students to set goals for the future. Over the last six years, our Attendance Challenges have seen amazing results with schools posting attendance increases up to 10%.

Rewards and recognition opportunities help incentivize students to stay on their path to success; and online activities, games, and tools support students throughout their educational path.

Make sure to check out our digital tools to help your school move up the leaderboard!

  • Toolkit - Our toolkit has all the information you'll need to get the Challenge up and running at your school.
  • Educator Flyer - For some quick information to pass to your staff, print out our Educator Flyer.
  • Student Ambassador - Encourage your student leaders to join the Student Ambassador Program


How does it work: The Winning Formula

  • All students will create a Get Schooled Student Account Get School Website
  • All students will complete the Attendance Challenge Badge
  • All students will stay active on Get Schooled’ s website to accumulate as many points as they can throughout the Challenge for themselves and their school
  • Create an Educator Account and track your school's progress on the leaderboard Get Schooled Educator

What kind of rewards can we earn?

  • If 30% of your students get active on getschooled.com your school will earn a $250 grant
  • If 30% of your students complete the Attendance Badge your school will earn a $250 grant
  • 1st place winner gets a $3,000grant and event, 2nd and 3rd place each get a $1,000 grant
  • Student Ambassadors can earn swag for their participation in the Student Ambassador Program
  • All students can redeem their points in our Rewards Store

How does the Challenge benefit my students and school?

  • Excitement about the importance of attendance
  • Academic, college and career readiness resources the work your school is already doing
  • Student leadership program to empower students