Attendance

 

 

Above 97%: Less than 6 days absence a year
Pupils in this group will almost certainly get the best grades they can, leading to better prospects for the future. Pupils will also get into a habit of attending school which will help in the future.

95%: 10 days absence a year
Pupils in this group are likely to achieve good grades and form a habit of attending school regularly. Pupils who take a 10 days holiday during term time every year can only ever achieve 95% attendance.

92%: 15 days absence a year 
Pupils in this group are missing a three weeks of school per year; it will be difficult for them to achieve their best. The school may consider referring pupils with this level of attendance to the Local Authority.

90%: 19 days absence a year
The Government classes pupil’s in this group as “Persistent Absentees” and it will be almost impossible them to keep up with work.
Parents of pupil’s in this group could also face the possibility of legal action being taken by the Local Authority.