Attendance 2017-18

Unauthorised absences or holidays
may result in a fine being applied by
Durham County Council.

(Durham County Council Advice regarding Penalty Notices)

Durham County Council Advice on School Attendance

(Durham County Council Information regarding holidays in school time)

Dept for Education Advice on School Attendance

Absence Request Infomation - Application Form

The Department for Education has confirmed that, from September 2015,
the threshold for persistent absence will be 10%
- ie attendance below 90% will be reported as persistent absence.

  Week ending
22nd September
Year to Date
Class
Attendance
Lates
Attendance
Lates
Reception 99.93% 1 98.89% 2
1 97.93% 1 99.20% 1
2
100.00%
1
98.20%
2
3
92.41%
1
90.80%
5
4
92.22%
2
96.62%
3
5
98.57%
2
97.68%
3
6
95.86%
0
97.93%
3
Whole School 96.68% 8 97.11% 19

We aim to have whole school attendance above 97%.

We appreciate there may be times when absence is unavoidable eg sickness, but would request that appointments such as doctors/dentists be arranged outside of school time wherever possible.