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For guidance on supporting student attendance in 2021, refer to: student attendance guidance (login required)

School Attendance Guidelines

These guidelines contain the following chapters:

  1. Introduction
  2. The importance of full time attendance
  3. School support for full attendance
  4. Understanding factors that impact on student attendance
  5. Requirements for attendance
  6. Requirements for schools managing absence
  7. Attendance improvement strategies
  8. Procedure for a school attendance officer — school attendance notices
  9. School attendance notice
  10. Infringement notices
  11. Bringing proceeding in court
Table of contents for the School Attendance Guidelines

Reviewed 03 May 2021

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