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    Preston
    Primary School
    Academy

    Special Leave of Absence

    We ask parents to make contact with the school on the first day of absence, and the school office will follow up with parents, that we have not heard from on the same morning.

    Preston Primary Absence line 01803 607589

    National policy no longer allows schools to authorise holidays.  Special leave may however be granted in "exceptional circumstances". These circumstances include: Weddings, religious observance and funerals.

    These circumstances include:

    • Weddings
    • Religious Observance
    • Funerals 

    Our policy on this is shared with most schools in Torbay. The full attendance policy can be found within the policy section of this website.

    Please see link below which is a briefing paper following the outcome of the Isle of Wight case.

    http://researchbriefings.files.parliament.uk/documents/CBP-7590/CBP-7590.pdf

    Address
    Preston Primary School Academy
    Old Paignton Road
    Torquay
    Devon
    TQ2 6UY

    Phone
    01803 607075