Attendance

The school has a dedicated attendance line – 01728 633917

It is the responsibility of parents/carers to ensure their sons/daughters attend school. Parents/carers should contact the school before 9.30am to explain any absence.

Any unexplained absence will be treated as unauthorised and may result in the issuing of a fixed penalty notice.

Parents/carers should provide a note concerning a reason for any absence on the day that a student returns to school. Ongoing/extended bouts of illness will not be authorised without a note from a medical practitioner.

Routine health appointments should be made out of school time as far as possible.

Requests for family holidays in term time should be completed at least one month before the holiday is due to take place. In line with Trust policy the trip will not be authorised.

All students arriving after 8.50am will be recorded as an unauthorised absence which may result in the issuing of a fixed penalty notice.