Absence From School

Parents are requested to notify the school should a child be unwell and is likely to be absent for more than 5 working days.

Students who have been sick should bring a medical certificate from their doctor on the first day of re-joining school.

All student returning to school after suffering from an infectious or contagious disease, should produce a doctor’s certificate permitting her to do so.

Student suffering from the following diseases must observe the prescribed period of quarantine before returning to class:

(a) Chicken Pox till the complete falling of scabs.
(b) Measles Two weeks after the rash disappears.
(c) Mumps Until the swelling has gone; about one month.
(d) Whooping Cough Six Weeks.
(e) Jaundice Six weeks.

Leave can be granted on special grounds.

Parents should fill up the “Record for Non –Attendance” for each day the student is absent from school stating the reasons for absence.