Madang Avenue Public School

Quality education in a caring environment

Telephone02 9625 7144

Rules and policies

Rules and policies are in place to make sure your child remains safe and well at school.

Visit the NSW Department of Education’s policy library for all current operational policies.

Attendance and absences

Students must attend school regularly so they can achieve their educational best and increase their career and life options.

In NSW, all children from the age of 6 are legally required to attend school or be registered for home schooling through the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). All students must complete Year 10, or its equivalent.

For more information about compulsory school attendance, visit:

To explain an absence an explanation of absence note (DOC 22KB) must be filled out and returned to the class teacher.

School frameworks (school policies)

The following frameworks apply to students at our school.