There is no quick and simple solution, nor a 'one-size-fits-all' approach to improving school attendance. However, partnerships between schools, parents and the local community can assist in reducing absenteeism and making every day count at school.
Schools may find the following tools useful in planning and documenting their approach to improving attendance.
Schools may also find information on the early warning signs of school absenteeism and engaging the community useful when implementing strategies for attendance.
This page was last reviewed on 04 Aug 2014