Attendance and Punctuality

Leominster Primary School have high standards in respect of attendance and punctuality. Both of these are crucial for pupils to be able to take full advantage of the educational opportunities available to them and in order to facilitate teaching and learning. Attending school regularly greatly improves a child’s chances of fulfilling their potential and receiving a good education.

Arrival Time
Doors are open 8.50am – 9.00am
Doors are open 8.45am – 8.50am
Year 1 & 2 (KS1)
Gates are open 8.35am – 8.50am
Year 3, 4, 5 & 6 (KS2)
Gates are open 8.35am – 8.50am

We are open from 8.50am and close at 3.20pm for KS2
This amounts to a total of 32 hours and 30 minutes in a typical week that we are open.

We are open from 8.50am and close at 3.15pm for Reception / KS1 children
This amounts to 32 hours and 5 minutes

Attendance and Punctuality Policy - here

Attendance Newsletter Autumn 2023 - here


Parents/carers are required to contact the school before 9.30am on every day of their child’s absence with full details of the reason their child is absent and each subsequent day of absence, in person, by letter, by email (, by phone (01568 616919) or by Parentmail.

The Attendance and Punctuality Policy is updated annually and can be found on the website.

Attendance Newsletter w/c 20th November 2023 - Here