Information for families

Student Attendance
Students are not permitted to leave the school If you need your child for any reason, such as a medical or dental appointment, during school hours, please send a written request stating the time you will collect him/her from the classroom. Parents need to sign out students if they leave during the day. The sign out book is located at the general office. ground during school hours.
If students are late they must be signed in at the office before going to class.
Parents are expected to report their child's absence through the Compass Portal on the day of their absence. To find out more, see the 'Compass Page' on this website or contact the general office. Alternatively, notification of student absences by telephone on the day is appreciated between 8.30 - 9.00am.
Supervision of students in the school grounds commences at 8.45am and finishes at 3.30pm. During those hours, including lunch and morning recess your children are supervised by teaching staff. Every effort is made to ensure that all students are happy and safe at school. NO supervision is available before 8.45am or after 3.45pm.
Parents are asked to ensure that students do not arrive before 8.45am and that they leave before 3.30pm. Students who are outside these times will be placed in the out of school hours care program.
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