Absences have an impact on whether or not a student can be exempt from a teacher made final exam. The follow excerpt outlines the requirements for teacher made final exam exemptions as is found on page 22 of the 2021-2022 UCPS High School Student Handbook which can be accessed by clicking HERE.
High School students will not be required to take a teacher-made final exam in a course in the following situations:
The student has an average of 90 or above the week prior to the administration of the exam and has no more than 2 unexcused absences in the class; or
The student has an average of 80 or above the week prior to the administration of the exam and has no more than 1 unexcused absence in the class.