This guidance is non-statutory, and has been produced to help schools and local authorities maintain high levels of school attendance and plan the school day and year.
Legislation & Guidance
Legislation & Guidance Resources
Guidelines for Local Authorities Education is a fundamental right for every child and we recognise that parents have the right to choose to educate their child at home rather than at school. These guidelines have been prepared to help local authorities manage their relationships with home educating parents.
This is advice from the Department for Education. It is non-statutory, and has been produced to help local authorities, admission authorities and parents understand the framework within which admission authorities must operate.
Statutory guidance for governing bodies of maintained schools and proprietors of academies in England.