St. Joseph's Convent School


  • As regular attendance is an important element of education, not leave or absence will be granted except for serious reason.
  • The school is not permitted to grant long leaves for students to go abroad. A minimum of 75% attendance is mandatory to sit for the term examinations as well as the final examinations.
  • Every pupil is required to put in attendance of not less than 90% of the total number of working days.
  • Parents and guardians must state clearly the reason for the absence such as religious celebrations, marriage etc.  Failure to do so invalidates the application.
  • Appointments with doctors, dentists etc. must not be arranged during the school hours.
  • Once student come to school they have to attend the whole day.  They are not allowed to go our of the school campus during school hours including recess time.
  • In case of serious illness the Principal must be informed within five days with a Doctor’s certificate accompanied by the leave application by the parent.
  • Those who return to school after absenting themselves without leave shall not enter the class without leave note countersigned by the Principal.
  • Every absence (sick leaves or otherwise) must be entered in the NON-ATTENDANCE AND LEAVE RECORD page toward the end of this diary and signed by the parent or guardian.
  • Repeated absence without leave or unexplained absence for more than 10 consecutive days renders the student liable to have his/her name stuck off the rolls.  Re-admission, if granted will be done on payment of a fresh admission fee.