School attendance

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This section of the site has information and advice for parents and pupils about school attendance, alternatives to traditional schooling for children with medical conditions and the law and how it affects the parents of truants.

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Attendance in school

Parents are legally responsible for ensuring their children receive education in accordance with section 7 of the Education Act 1996 and if on a school roll that they regularly attend school. Find out more here. 

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Term-time holidays

Holidays during term-time and authorised absence from school

Regulations for your child to be absent from school, and the penalties for childrens' absence without gaining prior agreement from the Head Teacher.

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East Riding Home Tuition Service

The East Riding Home Tuition Service provides temporary educational support for pupils who are unable to attend school for medical reasons.

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