Report an Absence

Does your child need to stay home today?

To let us know about any absences, please:

Call our absence line (07) 575 3497 select option 1.

Text 0225650021.


Complete the form below.

Attendance Information

The wellbeing of the tamariki at Arataki School is at our heart. Attendance is strongly linked to the sense of wellbeing and belonging of all tamariki.  It is also important for their learning and achievement.

Good attendance will help your child:

  • to make and keep good friends
  • Participate in the range of activities provided at Arataki School
  • Learn and grow alongside their peers
  • Feel safe and a part of the school whanau
  • Develop skills that will help with their independence and resilience
  • Improve their chances for a positive future

Please read the Attendance Information Booklet for more information including an outline of our procedures. (Click the image above)