Stay away from our seafront:
Please avoid visiting this week - we want to keep everyone safe and don't want crowding during the good weather
Pay a school absence fine and get support with missing school, free school meals and school transport.
Check the term dates and holiday dates for community schools in the city, maintained by the council.
When you need to apply, when school place offers are sent out and when children start school
When you need to apply, when school offers are sent out and when children start school
When children can and can't miss school and what happens if you take your child out of school for a holiday
If you get a fine, called a fixed penalty notice, because your child missed school you can pay it online
How you'll find out if your child is taken out of school for breaking school rules and what you need to do
Why it's important your child goes to school and what difference it makes to their learning.
Find out about school meals, nutritional standards menus and free school meals.
Who can get free school meals and apply online.
How to apply online for free school meals.
School meal options for children with allergies or intollerances.
Healthy eating schemes and information about school meals.
We provide free school transport for some children who live further away from school. Find out if you can apply
Check if you can get free home to school transport and apply online.
Information for parents and carers to help children who are being bullied at school.
Get in touch with one of our teams for help and information.