Here at Bevington we are absolutely clear that children’s attendance each and every day has a direct impact on their attainment and progress. Put simply, the children with the best attendance, achieve the best! This is supported by a raft of scholarly evidence, such as research from the DfE which suggests that children with no absence are 4.7 times more likely to achieve Greater Depth than pupils with attendance below 90%.
Luckily we have had an excellent week with attendance this week, with half of our classes all achieving an attendance figure of at least 98%! See our leader-board of our top six below…