Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Attendance

 

Attendance % Absence % Days Absent in a Year
100 0 0
99 1 2
98 2 4
97 3 6
96 4 8
95 5 10
94 6 11
93 7 13
92 8 15
91 9 17
90 10 19
89 11 21
88 12 23
87 13 25
84 14 27
85 15 29
84 16 30
83 17 32
82 18 34
81 19 36
80 20 38
79 21 40
78 22 42
77 23 44
76 24 46
75 25 48
74 26 49
73 27 51
72 28 53
71 29 55
70 30 57

 

 

1 day off a month = 

2 weeks missed at school each year


17 days off school each year =

1 Grade lower at GCSE


Average earnings:

0 Qualifications = £7.44 per hour

GCSEs = £9.02 per hour 'A' Levels = £10.25 per hour

Graduate degree = £15.01 per hour


SCHOOL x ATTENDANCE = SUCCESS

DO THE MATHS!!

Impact on achievement:

1 in 5 pupils miss 19 days a year- these pupils will drop at least ONE GCSE GRADE in each of your subjects!

1- 4 GCSE grades can increase your wages by 17%

5 or more GCSE grades 5 to 9 can increase your wages by 41%

If you improve your attendance by 1% you could see a 5 - 6% improvement in your attainment

Lateness = lost learning:

5 minutes late each day 3 days lost!

10 minutes late each day 6.5 days lost!

15 minutes late each day 10 days lost!

20 minutes late each day 13 days lost!

30 minutes late each day 19 days lost!

Thresholds of attendance:

Pupils with attendance of 100% EXCELLEN T

Pupils with attendance between 99% and 98%    GOOD

Pupils with attendance between 98% and 95%    SHOULD IMPROVE

Pupils with attendance below 95%           VERY POOR – cause for concern

Pupils with attendance of 90% or lower (persistent absence).      Serious cause for concern