Harrow Council is committed to ensuring parents are not penalised due to the COVID-19 crisis and as such there will be:
Any fines or cases already issued prior to the COVID-19 crisis will remain valid.
The school attendance guidance has been created to support all Harrow Schools in ensuring they achieve the best possible attendance rates. The links between poor attendance at school and low academic achievement are compelling and serve to remind us of the need to ensure a whole school approach exists around this important area.
For further information see the:
- School Attendance and Intervention Model Policy
- Health needs policy - education support for children unable to attend school because of medical needs