Contact the lawyer that subpoenaed you and see what he/she says. If they are not flexible you could contact the judge. However, absent permission to reschedule, then you should comply with the subpoena.
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You are required to go. You can show the subpoena to the teacher.
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You need to attend, but you may be able to get it changed. It's often best to begin by explaining the situation to the attorney who issued the subpoena.
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