Shephalbury ParkPrimary School

Imagine, Believe, Achieve

Contact Details

Late/Absence Procedures

Absence from School

Please telephone (01438 235454) or email ( in to inform the school why your child will not be in school, preferably before 9.30am



Holidays during term time are now all unauthorised. In exceptional circumstances holidays may be authorised.

The school currently has a policy where a fixed penalty notice is applied for if a child has more than 14 sessions (7 days) unauthorised absence


Please see holiday request form below