At Kestrel Mead Primary Academy we work hard to ensure all children to reach their full potential. We aim to promote positive attendance and learning habits in order for all children to maximise their achievements both academically and personally.

We know that pupils with good attendance:

  • Achieve better
  • Feel happier
  • Gain confidence
  • Find it easier to make and keep friends

Key Attendance Information

The following documents are designed to help parents understand more about school attendance. Included in the documents below is information about attendance and absence, late marks, illness and term-time holidays. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any more information or have a specific query.

September 2019 – Key Attendance Information For Parents (MISSING FILE)

Kestrel Mead Attendance Leaflet For Parents (MISSING FILE)

Attendance Diamond

We use the attendance diamond (below) to measure the attendance of individual children and their classes.

Attendance Rewards at Kestrel Mead

We reward children in a number of ways. They are detailed in the above attendance leaflet. We regularly celebrate good attendance in a number of ways across the school.