If a student is going to be absent from school, the parent or guardian must phone the school leaving details of absence. Details must include student name, parent name, class and reason for absence.
If no notification has been received by the school the student will be marked with an 'unexplained absence' and parents/guardians will be notified via our message service.
The number for the absence line is 34914360. Alternatively, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
Absent Text Messages
Parents/Caregivers, please be advised that when responding to the absence text messages via return message, you will need to note the following:
- Student name - especially important if you have more than one student at the school
- Absence date
- Reason for absence
Alternatively, you can call the absence line mentioned above
Students who arrive late to school (after 8.30am) MUST report to the administration office to obtain a late slip.
Students are to hand the late slip to the class teacher.
If the student does not obtain a late slip, then they will marked as absent and a text message will be sent.
If you require your child to leave early an Early Departure Slip must be obtained from the administration office.
Only a parent/caregiver or a person on your emergency contact list will be allowed to collect the student from school (unless otherwise arranged with office staff).
Early departure slip must be handed to the teacher at the students classroom.