Pupil Absence

Reporting and Requesting Pupil Absence

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 Principal, email principalspa@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 Principal, email principalspa@ola.org.uk. All requests are considered on an individual basis.