Attendance

 

Regular attendance is vital for success both at school and in the work place.  Good attendance constitutes 95%.

Attendance Percentages

90% in a test is a good score; 90% attendance isn’t – it’s the same as having nearly 4 weeks off school in a year!  See the grid below:

Attendance Percentage

Number of SESSIONS missed

Equivalent Number of DAYS Missed

Equivalent Number of WEEKS Missed

100%

0

0

0

95%

19

9.5

2

90%

38

19

4

85%

57

28.5

6

80%

76

38

8

75%

95

47.5

9.5

70%

114

57

11.5