School Attendance





School starts at: 8.45am
School finishes at: 3.15pm

The nursery sessions are:
Mornings 8.30am-11.30am
Afternoons 12.30pm-3.30pm

To help your child achieve good attendance at Forest Town Primary, please remember to:

  • Make sure your child arrives at school on time. The bell rings at 8:40am and school begins at 8:45am
  • Contact school on the first day your child is absent by 9am: 01623 477211
  • Arrange medical, dental and optician appointments outside of school hours

If you have any problems or worries about your child’s attendance, get in touch with us as soon as possible. We are here to help.

All children need to achieve and maintain at least 96% attendance.
Please click below for the latest Attendance Newsletter and the school’s Attendance Policy.

Attendance Policy






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