Student Attendance Advisory Committee

  • Purpose Statement

    The Student Attendance Advisory Committee was created in accordance with state law (Nevada Revised Statutes 392.126 - 392.160) for the purpose of reviewing school attendance.  The mission of the Student Attendance Advisory Committee is to:
    • Review data related to the attendance and truancy of students in the District;
    • Identify factors that contribute to the truancy of students in the District;
    • Recommend the establishment of programs to reduce the truancy of students in the District, including the coordination of services available in the community to assist with the intervention, diversion and discipline of students who are truant; 
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of programs designed to reduce truancy;
    • Establish a procedure for schools and the District for the reporting of the status of students as habitual truants; and
    • Inform the parents/guardians of students of the District’s policies and procedures, particularly those related to student attendance and behavior

Meeting Dates, Materials & Archive

  • Please click here for the archive list of meetings, to include agendas, meeting materials, and videos.

    The meetings of the Student Attendance Advisory Committee are generally scheduled for 9 a.m.  Meetings are held in the Board Room of the Central Administration Building, located at 425 East Ninth Street in Reno. 


    Upcoming meetings:
    • Friday, September 10, 2021
    • Friday, December 10, 2021
    • Friday, March 11, 2022
    • Friday, June 10, 2022


    Meeting dates, times, and locations are subject to change; please see the posted agenda for specific information on the meeting calendar page.



  • Committee Composition

    The Student Attendance Advisory Committee consists of seven (7) voting members. 
    • We are currently seeking one (1) individual representing the interests of Juvenile Justice to serve on the Student Attendance Advisory Committee beginning July 1, 2021
    Jason Trevino, Vice-Chair Law Enforcement June 30, 2022
    Keri Pruitt Child Welfare June 30, 2023
    Elizabeth Florez, Chair Juvenile Justice June 30, 2022
    Lacey Keele Community Services or Parent/Guardian June 30, 2023
    Roger Bahten District Counselor or Teacher June 30, 2022
    Charles Aglubat At-Large Representative June 30, 2023
    Lance Mezger At-Large Representative June 30, 2022

Contact Us

  • Rechelle Murrillo, MSW, LSW
    Department Coordinator

    Dodi Broker
    Administrative Secretary