Q: How do I set up the Unexcused feature for attendance?
Here are the steps for setting up the Unexcused option for your school:
1.) Go to Settings
2.) In the left hand menu, click on Monitor
3.) Check mark the option that reads 'Enable Unexcused Tardy/Absent'
4.) Click Save Changes

Here are the steps for marking a student as Unexcused * :

1.) Go to Monitor
2.) In the gray box near the bottom, look for the line that reads 'Unexcused:'. Select the student's name
3.) Click the button that reads 'Mark as Unexcused'
* = A student must first be marked as either Absent, Tardy, Left Early etc before you can flag it as Unexcused