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Attendance: impact on attainment

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Last updated on 2 August 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Is there research on the link between attendance and attainment? This article refers to research from the DfE on the relationship between attendance and attainment, particularly in relation to tests in KS2 and KS4. We also link to articles from The Key on improving attendance.

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  1. 1 DfE report: link between attendance and attainment at KS2 and KS4
  2. 2 DfE report: improving attendance at school
  3. 3 Improving attendance: guidance

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