Pupil Absence

Reporting and Requesting Pupil Absence and Covid-19 Information

Lower School

For absence due to illness please call the School Office 01235 524658 or email attendance@ola.org.uk.

For medical and dental appointments please email your child’s class teacher to request permission for absence.

For all other planned absence please make your request in good time to the Head of OLA, email headspa@ola.org.uk. All requests are considered on an individual basis.

Senior School including OLA 6th

For absence due to illness please call the School Office 01235 524658 or email attendance@ola.org.uk in the first instance. If you also ‘cc’ the Form Tutor as a secondary source, this will ensure that the registration process is completed appropriately and avoids any situation in which a pupil will be misregistered.

For medical and dental appointments please email your child’s Form Tutor to request permission for absence.

For all other planned absence please make your request in good time to the Head of OLA, email headspa@ola.org.uk. All requests are considered on an individual basis.

Covid-19 Update

The latest government guidance can be found here:  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/covid-19-coronavirus-restrictions-what-you-can-and-cannot-do

Please follow government guidelines if you or your child develop symptoms, and inform the School as soon as possible by email to Nurse@ola.org.uk and Attendance@ola.org.uk

Covid-19

COVID-19 continues to present us with challenges and, following a review of our protocols and risk assessments, we have introduced the following measures as per the government guidelines and existing precautions.

The latest government guidance can be found here:  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/covid-19-coronavirus-restrictions-what-you-can-and-cannot-do

Please follow government guidelines if you or your child develop symptoms, and inform the School as soon as possible by email to Nurse@ola.org.uk and Attendance@ola.org.uk if either you or your child test positive.