While you are away for 1 week your child will miss approximately:
If your child has a holiday of 2 weeks during term time and has a 1 week period of sickness in one school year they will miss:
If this pattern were to be repeated throughout your child’s school life they would miss 36 weeksof their education!
One School Year = 39 school weeks!
ASK YOURSELF - Can my child keep up with other children if they miss out on 60 hours of education a year?
Thinking of taking a holiday in term time? Please think again!
If a holiday in term time is unavoidable, please download and complete the attached form. Please be aware that all holidays in term time will be considered unauthorised*. This means that in the school register it will show your child as having an unauthorised absence, which will affect their attendance results.
*Except in extenuating circumstances e.g. if you are unable to take holiday within the school holiday dates due to work committments and you have an employers letter detailing this.