Absence During Term Time
Many Parents and Carers will know that from September 2013 there have been changes to regulations regarding absence during term time. In the past Head Teachers have been able to use their discretion to authorise pupil absence for family holidays during term time. This has changed. Head Teachers are no longer able to exercise discretion to authorise such absence. Please follow the link below to read a letter sent to parents and carers by Stuart Smith, Director of Children and Young people's services in Calderdale.