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Primary & Nursery School


Procedure for Managing Attendance 

100% is recognised as an expected level of school attendance. If your child is out of school for 3 days each term, then their attendance is below 95% and they’re spending more days out of school than in it! Should your child need time off due to illness, this figure will quickly become even lower. Because five days of school equates to 25 hours of learning, catching up with extra work out of school is unrealistic. You can monitor your child’s attendance in real time using the Arbor app.

From a young person’s perspective, missing schools means:

From a schools perspective:

School Attendance Infographic.pdf