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"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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Marlwood School

Attendance guidance

90% Attendance = 1 day off a fortnight (on average)

80% Attendance = 1 day a week


with 80% attendance across 5 years’ secondary education a pupil misses ONE WHOLE YEAR of school!

Regular school attendance helps a child to:

  • Learn
  • Progress                           
  • Establish good habits
  • Be supervised and safe    
  • Prepare for the future


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