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School opens at 08.45 and closes at 15.15 (32.5hours). 

The school takes absence and lateness very seriously, and has a duty to tackle poor attendance and persistent lateness. Good attendance and being on time are essential to your child’s success at school.

Attendance Guidance For Parents

Parent Guidance on Requesting a Withdrawal From Learning

Please see our Reporting an Absence page for further information on how to report an absence and how to request a withdrawal from learning request form. 

Advice and Support

DfE guidance and resources for parents on school attendance

NHS England: Is my child too ill for school?

Support for parents when a child’s behaviour becomes challenging at home:

Action For Children

Young Minds: A guide for parents and carers - challenging behaviour

NHS: Dealing with child behaviour problems

We want all pupils to take full advantage of their education at Brede Primary and to work in partnership with you. If you are having any difficulties with your child’s attendance, please get in touch.