Attendance Information for Parents
The School day begins at 8.45am and finishes at 3.15pm. Our school week is 32.5 hours.
The Governing Body is keen to work in partnership with parents, to promote an active and responsible approach to improving attendance and punctuality. This protocol is intended to support parents in reinforcing these essential life skills in our children, and to support their learning.
Research shows good school attendance has a positive impact on pupil's academic achievement.
Why is it important to be on time?
Being on time for school is an important life skill which will be increasingly important as your child gets older. Starting good routines is essential from an early age to promote a positive attitude to punctuality as well as taking responsibilities and work ethos seriously in later life.
The beginning of the school day is an important part of the daily routine. It allows children the opportunity to:
If your child is late it:
If you have any queries or concerns regarding your child’s attendance, please contact your child’s school. The contact details for the schools are as follows:
Phone number – 01473 310253 Phone number – 01473 730337
Contact information for the Education Welfare Officer can also be obtained from the schools.