Good attendance (97%+) is encouraged in all academies. Clear policies are in place and consistently implemented. Parents and pupils are expected to follow the attendance policy for each academy. Headteachers, or designated senior staff, will liaise with other colleagues where any term-time absence is requested where pupils are also attending other MAC schools.
All academies employ Education Welfare Officers to support the schools' stringent procedures for monitoring attendance and persistent absenteeism.
Please see the new LA information regarding a leave of absence during term time.
It is the Policy of the MAC that holidays will not be authorised during term time. Strict procedures are in place to monitor all absence
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