Excuse Letter For School Due To Death In The Family

In the unfortunate event of a death in the family, here’s a simple template you can use to write an excuse letter for school due to a death in the family.

Dear [name of teacher],

This is to inform you that [child’s name], studying in

[child’s grade in school]

will be unable to attend classes for [number of days] due to a death in our family. We have to attend the funeral held in [location] so we will have to travel.

We will ensure that [child’s name] can keep up with


studies once we get back. Thus, we would like to ask for your assistance in gathering the work that [his/her] classes will cover while

[child’s name]

is away. We will help [him/her] catch up with the lessons while traveling.

Thank you so much for understanding and your help.


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