Attendance and Punctuality -THE IMPACT

Borehamwood and Elstree  Attendance and Punctuality Expectations


Good Attenders Learn Better

The governors, head teachers and staff of the Primary schools in Borehamwood, Elstree and Shenley are proud to work with our families to provide the best possible education for your children and we believe each and every student can be successful when students, parents and the school work together to increase students’ school attendance.


Parents will

  • Send my child to school every day and on time
  • Talk with a member of staff about any problems that may affect my child’s attendance and/or learning
  • Encourage my child to talk to a member of staff if they have any worries in school
  • Reinforce the importance of good attendance


School will

  • Have high expectation of attendance
  • Provide a positive place to learn so that children to want to come to school
  • Hold parents to account about their child’s attendance and punctuality
  • Be available to talk to children and parents to support and help sort out any problems or worries that may affect attendance