Leave of absence may be granted to a pupil for a genuine reason but only on previous
application, in writing from the parents or guardians.
If a pupil is absent through illness or any other reason, the Principal must be
informed at once, and the pupil on returning to school must state the reason for
absence on their relevant Leave Record. In case of illness, a medical certificate
is essential, and fitness certificate as well, when the child returns to school.
A pupil who is absent for a month without previously informing the principal and
obtaining her permission, will have her name struck off the school rolls. The usual
Entrance Fee is charged if she is re-admitted. Pupils must return to school after
the holidays on the appointed day and be present on the closing day of each term.
Any breach of this rule will be punished. In case of sickness the school authorities
must be notified and a medical certificate produced.
Absence without leave for feasts, weddings and religious ceremonies will not be
Absence for more than three days from the opening day of school, renders a pupil
liable to be struck off the rolls.
Non-Christians will be allowed sectional religious holidays, on previous written application from their parents only.
On National days every student is expected to be present in the school.