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Leaves and Absences

CHISD offers employees paid and unpaid leaves of absence in times of personal need. Employees who expect to be absent for an extended period of more than five days should click the appropriate request link or questions can be emailed to
Employees must follow district and department or campus procedures to report or request any leave of absence and complete the appropriate leave request form or certification. Any employee who is absent more than 3 days because of a personal or family illness must submit a medical certification from a qualified health care provider
confirming the specific dates of the illness, the reason for the illness, and - in the case of personal illness - the employee’s fitness to return to work.