The "In Attendance" value controls the statuses for which names are hidden when you press the "Hide Present" button while taking Attendance. Statuses that have this setting "On" are hidden.
The "Email missing" value controls which are included when you select the "Email missing report" or "Email to missing students" for a given date.
The "Penalty" status controls which statuses count towards the penalty for coloring names red when taking attendance.
Last updated on October 27, 2010 by Dave Reed