Frequently asked questions
During the course of your son or daughter’s education at King Edward VII Academy you will almost certainly have questions about their progress and the continual development of the academy.
In addition to our regular newsletters, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions and our answers that we hope you find useful. If you have a question that isn’t listed here, please complete our contact us form, and we will respond to you as soon as possible. Alternatively, please telephone your child’s Year Office, where a member of staff will be delighted to answer any questions you may have.
Please select a question from the list below to reveal the answer:
Who should I speak with if I need to contact the school?
My son or daughter is unwell and will not be attending today. How do I report this to the academy?
My son or daughter is going to be late. How do I report this to the academy?
What is the procedure for asking the academy to grant my son or daughter exceptional leave of absence?
What if my child has a doctor or dentist appointment during the day?
What if my child forgets his/her PE kit?
What time does my child need to be in school?
What is the structure of the day at the academy?
How do I give feedback on academy bus services?
How will I know if you close the academy due to bad weather?
How much homework should my child be doing?
How do I know if my son or daughter is making enough progress?
How does the cashless catering system work?
What are the arrangements for detentions and other sanctions?