Attendance and Medical Advice


Parent's Quick Guide

Child has a medical appointment or is considered too ill to attend school


Day 1 of Absence - School to be informed of the reason for your child's absence, giving any medical advise received and when you expect your child to return.

Day 3 of Absence - School to be updated on your child's progress, any medical advice given and when your child will return to school if changed from initial information.

Day 5 Onwards - Update school on your child's progress regularly.  Any absence five days or more should be supported by medical evidence.


Parents Information Leaflet 2016


Do not keep your child away from school  'just in case' when they could be in class learning with their friends.

Head lice information