PTL (Permission to Leave)

  • Permission to Leave (PTL) - Taking a student out of school (doctor's appointment, etc)

    A permission to leave (PTL) pass is required for a student to leave campus before the end of the day.  PTL passes are available for students to leave for doctor's/dentist appointments and/or emergencies. Students must pick up their PTL from Student Services.

    PTL Procedure

    PTL Times

    • PTLs will ONLY be given at:
      9:20 AM
      10:15 AM
      1:31 PM
      2:26 PM 
    • No PTLs will be issued after 2:26 PM.
    • No PTL's between 11:10 AM - 1:31 PM
      In the event of an emergency, a parent/guardian can come into school to sign out their student between 11:10 AM - 1:31 PM.
    • No Dismissals after 2:26 PM

    PTL Procedures

    PTL How to get a Permission to Leave (PTL) pass:  

    • Call Boca High - (561) 338-1410
      Must be made at least one hour prior to pick up time.
      The call can only be made by parent/guardian listed on student's paperwork.
      The call must be made from a phone number on file in the student's record.
      Call the main number, choose #2 (Student Services), and tell them, "I would like to have my student (insert name here) have a PTL (Permission to Leave)." Or you may call Student Services directly at (561) 338-1410. Make sure to communicate with your student.
    • Students pick up PTL from Student Services at PTL time.
    • Upon return to school, PTLs must be returned to Student Services for the absence to be excused.

    Permission to Leave (PTL) - Exam Day Procedures

    • All exam day PTLs must be called in or submitted in writing, to Student Services by a parent 24 hours in advance of the PTL time.
    • No PTL will be processed on the day of the exam.
    • No PTLs will be issued to release students from a test site during any testing time.
    • Students must come to Student Services to pick up the PTL the morning of the PTL. 
    • No PTLs will be delivered to test sites and students will not be permitted to leave a test site to pick up a PTL.
    • Upon return to school, PTLs must be returned to Student Services for the absence to be excused. The student must write their student number on the PTL.