Good attendance at school is crucial for children to make maximum progress and to ensure continuity. If you would like to request time off school for any reason you must complete an absence request form. Leave of absence forms are available from the school office.
Have a look at the Attendance Chart below to gauge how good your child's attendance is.
IMPORTANT NEWS FROM SEPT 2017
Forthcoming changes to Essex Code of Conduct for Penalty Notices
The Essex Code of Conduct for Penalty Notices has been reviewed by the steering group, and some changes have been made, based on recommendations by schools. These changes will be effective from 1st October 2017 and are:
· A penalty notice may be issued if 10 unauthorised absences have occurred during a 10 week period (instead of the current 6 week period)
· A penalty notice may be issued if there are 6 or more unauthorised sessions due to a holiday taken during the first two weeks of September
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