If your child is going to be tardy or absent, you must call AVS. Please leave your child's name, class, the date, and the reason for the absence (sick, religious observance, etc.) on the answering machine. The answering machine is available 24 hours a day. PLEASE SPEAK SLOWLY AND CLEARLY! Please call: 670-9232 before 9:00 am. After 9:00 am, please call the main office.