Attendance: Absence and Leave Requests

Student absence

  • Parents must notify the school by telephone (09 846 2044 x 8142) or by email the morning of the absence.

  • Students are to bring a note confirming the reason for their absence on the day they return to school.

  • The absence note must be given to their form teacher.

Student leave requests

Request for non-school related leave during the school year must be addressed to the Headmaster, Mr Patrick Drumm at least two weeks before the start of proposed leave. Please give the dates of proposed absence from school and the purpose of the leave. If in writing, please address the letter to:

The Headmaster
Mr Patrick Drumm
Mt Albert Grammar School
Alberton Avenue
Mt Albert
Auckland 1025

If emailing, please send to: