Absence and Attendance

Reporting absence:

There is a dedicated attendance telephone line to notify school of student absences. Parents/carers should call 01454 862952 each day of absence and leave the following information:

  • Student's name
  • Tutor group
  • Nature of illness/reason for absence
  • Caller's relationship to student

Alternatively you can e-mail the above information directly to school on: attendance@chippingsodburyschool.com

Please call/email the school by 9.30am every day your child is absent.

Please read important attendance information HERE.


Attendance Matters Presentation

CSS Attendance Matters

CSS Attendance and Punctuality Guide for Parents/Carers

CSS Attendance - guidance on penalty notices for parent/carers from SGC

All policies relating to attendance can be found here.