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Welcome to Human Resources and Atlanta Public Schools. The Absence Management Department can serve you in many ways. This website has valuable information to many of your questions. Before calling or sending an email, we encourage you to explore this area to help us better serve you. However, if you do not find what you need, please contact one of our Absence Management Representatives listed below. Thanks for visiting and have a great day!

Types of Leave:

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Sick Leave
Personal & Annual Leave

Other Leave

Accrual & Accumulation of Leave

For Employee Access to Leave Forms, go to the Absence Management section of the Human Resources myAPS Page (APS intranet).

Contact Us:

Absence Management                                                    

Fax: 404-802-1302

Elementary & Middle School Clusters - Mays, South Atlanta, Therrell, Carver, Grady, North Atlanta

Departments – Student Programs/Services, Special Education, Transportation, Office of the Superintendent, Legal, Deputy Superintendent, Communications, Nutrition, Security, Chief Operating Officer

Absence Management Specialist

Keisha Grier


Elementary & Middle School Clusters - Douglass, Jackson, Washington

All High Schools

Departments – Accountability & Information Services, Board of Education, Human Resources, Finance, Teaching & Learning, Curriculum & Instruction, Facilities, Chief Academic Officer, Summer Academy

Absence Management Specialist

Comenthia Williams


Director of Compensation & Leave

Holly Morales