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

(1)

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

(a)

is required to be enrolled at a registered school:

(b)

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

(2)

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

(3)

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

(a)

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

(b)

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

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