High Seaton, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 1NP

01900 66982


“Educating our children with the skills they need to live fulfilling lives.”


Raising attainment through promoting good attendance


95-100% attendance                     Best chance of success                          Your child is taking full advantage

                                                                                                                          of every learning opportunity



90-95% attendance                      At least two weeks of                               Satisfactory, your child may have to 

                                                      learning missed                                        spend some time catching up with



85-90% attendance                       At least 4 weeks of                                  Your child may be at risk of

                                                       learning missed                                       underachieving and will need extra

                                                                                                                         support from you to catch up with




80-85% attendance                      At least 5 and a half                                 Your child's poor attendance has a

                                                      weeks of learning lost                              significant impact on their learning




Below 80% attendance                At least 7 and a half                                 Your child is missing out on a broad

                                                      weeks of learning missed                        and balanced education. You are at

                                                                                                                          risk of prosecution