36 Students of registered schools required to attend whenever schools are open


Except as provided in this Act, a student is required to attend a registered school whenever it is open if the student—


is required to be enrolled at a registered school:


is aged 5 years and is enrolled at a registered school.


A board must take all reasonable steps to ensure that the school’s students attend the school when it is open.


For the purposes of this section, a student attends a school on any day if, on the day,—


it has been open for instruction for 4 hours or more; and


the student has been present for 4 hours or more when it was open for instruction.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 25(1)-(3)