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:
July 2021: The school servers are currently down. We are therefore unable to access incoming email communications. Please report pupil absence or positive Covid result , VIA TELEPHONE ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE- 01689 820101. Thank you
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 below (or via 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.