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Parents & Students

VCS Parent-Guardian Code of Conduct for Volusia Live

Parents and Guardians, please be sure to review the VCS Parent-Guardian Code of Condunt to ensure that your student has the best environment possible for Volusia Live.

504 and PST Contacts

PST/504 Contact: Dr. Hughes at


A tool designed to enhance the communication and involvement of parents in their child's education in Volusia County Schools. The ParentPortal will allow you to monitor your child's progress in school by providing Internet access to grades, attendance, discipline, academic history, graduation verification, and standardized test results in a secure password-protected environment.

Click here to access ParentPortal.


New Student Registration

Students new to University High School should contact Ms. Herbold in the guidance department to set up an appointment to register for school.  Please call 386-968-0013 ext. 46299.

Attendance Policy

Attendance Policies:

Parents and Guardians:  Please send any notes with your child to the attendance clerk and email any questions to  to excuse your student from an absence.  Phone calls will not be accepted.  You may excuse your student up to 15 days every school year.  According to school attendance policy 206, in compliance with Florida Statute 1003.24, a parent/guardian must provide a doctor’s verification for all absences beyond 15 days due to illness, to be considered.

Driver’s License:

The Florida Legislature enacted requirements that schools report to the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) the legal name, date of birth, sex, gender, and social security number of minors who attain the age of 14 and accumulate 15 unexcused absences (excluding out-of-school suspension) in a period of 90 calendar days.  The legislation further provides that those students who fail to satisfy attendance requirements will be ineligible to maintain or obtain driving privileges. 

Click here for additional information regarding the Attendance Policy.



Emergency Guide

School Emergency Guide for Parents - School Emergency Guide for Parents FY14.pdf



Elected Officials Information

Click here to go to the page containing contact information about our state's elected officials.



School Advisory Council

This council works collaboratively with the school to achieve mutual goals and objectives in partnership with parents, staff, teachers, administrators, and community members.


Click here to view more information about the School Advisory Council.

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