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Reporting Absences

As a college, we expect a professional, adult approach to attendance and punctuality, as if you were in employment. 

No unauthorised absences and 100% attendance.

If you cannot attend college for any reason, we require immediate notification on each day of absence, before your first lesson of the day.

Call - 01472 875000, extension 777

Email -

Explaining your reason for absence and providing any evidence of any relevant appointment.

  • Registers are taken for all classes, and all other schedules activities
  • We have an automated text system which will send a message if the student is absent
  • Low attendance concerns will be dealt with quickly and regularly because we know the impact of missing classes

The accepted methods of notification are as follows:

01472 875005 (Absence Hotline)