....There has been a sharp rise in the number of children missing school in England because of unauthorised family holidays, according to the latest government figures. While overall pupil absence rates have remained stable and are at a historic low, figures published by the Department for Education
reveal that an additional 100,000 children missed school for an unauthorised family holiday in 2015/16 compared with the previous year. ...
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