This Government school student attendance bulletin (PDF, 1MB) presents analysis of attendance rates at NSW government schools.
Top 5 findings
• Attendance rates fell slightly in 2019.
• Attendance rates are lower in secondary grades than in primary grades.
• Attendance is lowest on Fridays.
• 72.6% of students attended 90% or more of the time, 25.8% attended 98% or more.
• Days lost through approved leave accounted for the highest proportion of explained.