Attendance Information


Children are required to attend school for 190 days each year.

Our school target for attendance is 97%.

100% = Excellent
97-99% = Good
93-96% = Cause for Concern
90-92% = Poor
<90% = Unacceptable (Persistent Absence)

 

Attendance during one school year Equals days  absent Which is approximately weeks absent Which means this number of lessons missed

 95%

 9 days

   2 weeks

  50  lessons

 90%

 19 days

   4 weeks

 100 lessons

 85%

 29 days

   6 weeks

 150 lessons

 80%

 38 days

   8 weeks

 200 lessons

 75%

 48 days

 10 weeks

 250 lessons

 70%

 57 days

 11.5 weeks

 290 lessons

 65%

 67 days

 13.5 weeks

 340 lessons

 

Arriving late for school

10 minutes late every day = missing 6 full days in a year

30 minutes late every day = missing 4 full weeks in a year