If a pupil is absent from school a parent must notify the school office by telephone on the first morning of absence. Tel: 01534 705705, press 1 for main office or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org stating the reason for absence. If pupil is still ill on 3rd morning, you will need to contact the school office who will advise if a doctor’s note is required.
Medication is only given to pupils at school in exceptional circumstances. Please do not send any medication into school as it may get into the wrong hands thus being a Health and Safety risk. If a parent/guardian requests medication to be given at school for ongoing medical conditions, they will be required to complete a Medication Record Form before any medication is administered. Inhalers are allowed in school and should be kept with the child in class. If EpiPens are required, school with need two, one for the classroom and one for the school office
Parents must inform school of any medical conditions and ensure that items such as epi-pens and inhalers are provided and in date.