Presentation on theme: "Attendance Why it matters!. Why is it important to have good attendance at school? You can access all your learning and homework You can stay on track."— Presentation transcript:
Why is it important to have good attendance at school? You can access all your learning and homework You can stay on track and don’t need to catch up on any work missed or fall behind You can be a positive member of a team and not let anyone down because you’re not there You can get better KS3, 4 & 5 results
Why is it important to have good attendance at work? Good attendance at school means you can get a good reference so you have more chance of getting the job you want Helps you get promoted as you get recognised as being reliable Helps you earn more money in bonuses, commission or tips Helps avoid stress as you can stay on top of your workload
These are just some examples… Can you think of any others?
Think about your attendance for the last 6 weeks… …has it gone up, down or stayed the same?
Why? You may have been in every day in the last 6 weeks so your attendance has improved There may be a very good reason that your attendance has gone down: maybe you’ve had a medical appointment. There may be a poor reason that your attendance has gone down: maybe you felt a little unwell, but could have come into school
So what now? Your tutors will be working in tutor time with you, to discuss attendance individually. Let’s have a look at what your attendance figures mean…