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Child Asks President For School Absence Note

Obama Gives Note to 5-Year-Old For Missing School

Some kids might have questionable excuses when they miss a day of school, but 5-year-old Alanah Poullard has a foolproof reason for her absence. During a visit to the White House for Wounded Warriors, which Poullard attended with her father, the precocious tot asked President Obama for a note proving that she had a valid reason for missing kindergarten.

To find out how the president responded, read the whole story on Huffington Post.

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