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School attendance: legal requirements
Read about the rules on pupil absence. We summarise the laws you need to know about, and look at parent penalties and term-time holidays.
Tackling poor pupil attendance
To tackle poor attendance, try these strategies from an education welfare officer and our associate experts. Read our case study from a school with a high percentage of pupils eligible for the pupil premium.
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