Attendance at school is so important for academic and social progress - so important that when a child's rate of attendance falls below 85%, their academic progress is severely effected. Most families know that we take attendance very seriously, and they concientiously provide us with the reasons why their children are away.
Sometimes these reasons can be an enormous source of entertainment. Take this one for example.
And it came complete with a photo!
And then arrived the after shot - just love it!