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Holy Family Catholic Primary School

Per ardua ad astra

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Welcome to
Holy Family Catholic Primary School
Per ardua ad astra


Every Day Counts!


90% attendance = ½ day missed every week

80% attendance = 1 day missed every week

1 school year at 90% attendance = 4 whole weeks of lessons missed

1 school year at 80% attendance = 8 whole weeks of lessons missed

90% attendance over 5 years = ½ a school year missed!

80% attendance over 5 years = 1 whole school year missed!


                   The BETTER the attendance,                   

the GREATER the achievement!


The Local Authority have set us a target of 97% attendance for the academic year 2018 - 2019


Keep checking the weekly newsletter to see how we are doing.

4 Great Reasons to Celebrate - October 2018


1. Our attendance rate is at an all time high:

2014: 94.5%

2015: 95.8%

2016: 95.3%

2017: 95.9%

2018: 96.8%


2. Persistent Absentees are children that have missed more than 10% of their education. This is a very important piece of data. The percentage of children missing more than 10% of their education is as follows:

2015: 9%

2016: 11%

2017: 10.4%

2018: 3.9%

This year we are delighted to see that we have reduced this number by 6.5% This type of reduction is having a significant impact on the life chances of different children in the school.


3. When benchmarked against similar schools to ours, our overall attendance ranked us as 15th out of 17 schools in 2016. This year we are now ranked 7th out of 17 schools.


4. Our Reception attendance was among the highest in the whole of Ealing as it stood at 96%