Absence from School

Absence from the School

  • A student is required to inform the school authorities in case he/she is absent for more than 2 days.
  • When the child reports to school after absenteeism, he /she is required to submit a leave application , an email or an almanac note stating the reason of absence.
  • In case of absence for more than two days on medical grounds, Medical Certificate and Prescription (photocopies) should be attached along with application.
  • There is no provision for half-day leave, therefore students who are not well should not be sent to school even on the days of assessments. The child will be marked absent if s/he were to be taken home by parents/guardians/ authorised persons during schools hours, even if it were to be an assessment day.
  • A student, returning to school after suffering from an infectious or contagious disease, should produce a doctor’s fitness certificate permitting her/ him to attend school. Students suffering from the following diseases must observe the prescribed period of quarantine before returning to school. However, the exact period of quarantine will depend upon the severity of the infection which should be confirmed by a certified medical practitioner. 
Chicken Pox Till the scabs fall completely Not more than 15 days
Cholera Till the child has completely recovered Not more than 15 Days
Measles Two weeks after the rash disappears Not more than 15 Days
Whooping Cough Till the doctor certifies Not more than 20 Days
Hepatitis Till the doctor certifies Not more than 20 Days
Mumps Until the swelling has gone about one month Not more than 15 Days
Swine Flu Till the doctor certifies Not more than 15 Days


  • A well equipped MI Room is available in school with a fully trained nurse and a visiting doctor everyday.
  • The school has tie up with best hospitals around the school in case a child is requiring more medical attention.
  • A fully equipped ambulance is parked 24X7 in the school.
  • Biannual medical check ups are done for the students which ensures good physical and dental health of the students.
  • Students who require medical attention during school hours are  sent to the school’s MI Room by the teacher concerned.
  • Parents are promptly informed in the event of serious illness or emergencyand may be requested to come to school to take their ward home, if necessary. 

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