Attendance

Every School Day Counts

Parents and carers have a legal duty to ensure that their children regularly attend school. 

The Department for Education have produced useful leaflets for parents:

Attendance Matters- A Parents Guide

Miss School = Miss Out     (click HERE for the Polish version and HERE for the Czech version)

 

Our school target is a minimum of 96% attendance.

Students with 90% attendance miss:

  • 4 whole weeks of lessons each year
  • half a year of their secondary education

Research suggests that 94% attendance (17 days missed from school each year) equates to a drop of 1 GCSE grade in every subject.

There are 175 days per year that are non school days for other activities such as holidays and days out.     Thank you for your support.

 

 Assembly on Attendance - 3 February 2017 - Click HERE to open

 

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