Attendance

Apart from being a legal requirement, regular attendance is vital for a good education. Please advise the school of the reason for any ansence by your child.

To notify Newman Senior High school of any absences, please contact the school using the information below:

Phone:              08 9175 8100

Fax:                   08 9175 8004

Txt Msg:           0409 088 810

Email:               Newman.SHS.Attendance@education.wa.edu.au

Skoolbag:        eForms - Absentee Form

Any student needing to leave the school grounds MUST obtain parental permission and sign out at the Administration Office and sign in on return.  Students must carry a signed "Standardised Leave Pass" at all times when off school premises unless accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Late Students

Students arriving late need to go to the office to collect a late note before attending class.

Do you know the effect absenteeism has on your child’s education?

DAYS ABSENT

TOTAL DAYS

NUMBER OF TERMS

   NUMBER OF YEARS MISSED

1 Day per week

451

9

2 Years  1 Term

1.5 Days per week

676.5

13.5

3 Years  1.5 Terms

2 Days per week

902

18

4 Years   2 Terms

3 Days per week

1353

27

6 Years   3 Terms

Average 5 days per Term

220

5.5

1 Year   1.5 Terms

Average 10 days per Term

440

11

2 Years  3 Terms