Attendance / Absence
The School disapproves strongly of term time absences for reasons other than illness except in specific circumstances.
All matters relating to attendance and absence is set out in our Attendance Policy
To report a pupil absence:
The School must be informed on the first day of absence, by telephone or by email before 9:30 am.
To report a pupil absence please use the appropriate contact details below:
Years 7 - 11 (only)
|Report an Absence (Years 7-11)||(or) Ring 01689 820101, then press '2'|
Years 12 & 13 (only)
|Report an Absence, (Years 12 & 13)||(or) Ring 01689 820101, then press '3'|
To apply for leave of absence
The pupil or parent should obtain an Absence Request Form which is available to download HERE, or is from from the Attendance Officer). When the completed form is returned, the Head of Year, in consultation with the Assistant Head, will decide whether to authorise or not and send the appropriate letter.