Saint Cecilia’s recognises the valuable contribution that the wide range of additional activities, trips and residential visits can make towards pupils and students all round educational experience and their personal and social development.

Charging and Remissions Policy

The Education Act 1996 (Chapter 56) allows Governing Bodies to levy a charge in the following circumstances:

The Governing Body of Saint Cecilia’s will also require parents/carers to pay for the actual cost of repairs to the school buildings, furniture or equipment where the damage is not accidental, and for books and equipment damaged or defaced, deliberately or otherwise, whilst in a pupil’s safe-keeping.

The Governing Body of Saint Cecilia’s may:

The Governing Body will review this policy on a regular basis to ensure its effectiveness and compliance with appropriate legislation.

Policy effective from September 2013.