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Attendance (Truancy)

Monitoring and Investigation of attendance anomalies.  Random patrol of school grounds, nearby areas and shopping centres when required. 
Compile Traffic Light attendance report, outlining all student’s attendance for year to date.
Inform parents of their legal obligations about enrolment and attendance.
Implement strategies to manage absences, chronic absenteeism, school refusal and truancy.
Monitor student absences and identify when a student is absent for three or more consecutive days, or where there is a pattern of persistent unexplained absences, or where a student’s attendance rate is reasonably considered unsatisfactory.
Continue to follow up unexplained absences as practicable with parents.
Follow appropriate processes for enforcing parental obligation in regard to:
·         Attendance
·         Compulsory participation