CODES OF CONDUCT
LSFC Dress Code
Skirts and Dresses
Hoodies, denim/leather jackets, hats and caps, coats and jackets should not be worn in lessons, assemblies, review meetings and in the school building. A blazer/cardigan are the only items permitted in lessons.
Please discuss religious attire with the Sixth Form Team if you have any concerns.
LSFC Mobile Device Code
We understand that mobile devices are a useful learning and communication tool for sixth form students. You are therefore allowed to use your mobile devices providing you adhere to the following guidelines.
UNLESS APPROVED BY THE TEACHER:
Mobile phones / devices / headphones should NOT be used
Mobile phones / devices should be turned OFF
Mobile phones / devices / headphones should not be on display
Around the main school building
Mobile phones / devices / headphones must not be used or on display in the following areas:
New sixth form block
Mobile devices are permitted in the Sixth Form Block but should not disrupt other students or lessons.
Attendance & Punctuality Code
Lordswood Sixth Form Centre expects a minimum attendance of 95% from all students. Students are required to attend the Sixth Form Centre every day they have a timetabled lesson.
All year 12 students will be expected to register with their review tutor unless they are on work placement.
LSFC does not authorise holidays in term time. In exceptional circumstances, the Headteacher may authorise leave. An application form and guidance should be requested at least 2 weeks before the planned absence.
Absence Due to Illness
Notify the school by 8.30am on the day of absence. Students must bring a letter from home to explain all absences due to illness on their first day back in school. Any long-term medical condition which is having an impact on attendance and/or punctuality must be discussed with a member of the sixth form team.
Authorised Occasional Absence Requests
The followed absences will be authorised:
Absences should be requested at least 24 hours by completing the form available from the sixth form office. Proof of the appointment must be provided at the time of the request.
Unauthorised Occasional Absence Requests
The following absences will NOT be authorised:
Students are expected to arrive on time for registration and all timetabled sessions. Registers are taken in all sessions. Students will be subject to the LSFC disciplinary code if they are late or absent without permission.