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PIAS adopts a new approach to support or enforce children’s maximum access to education.
Use our digital front door to make a notification or to request support from PIAS.
Learn more about Pupil Referral Units across Kent.
Our work is to ensure that parents fulfil their legal duty to their child’s education and ensure good school attendance.
Through collaboration and early intervention, this service provides advice and support to prevent unnecessary exclusions.
We have a legal duty to ensure the welfare and education of children who take part in appropriate work.
This specialist team provides support and advice on the education of GRT and ME children.
PIAS are committed to continuous improvement. The present focus is improving the access to the service.
What to do and who to contact if a child is missing education
KCC has simplified the way schools can fulfil their legal duty to notify them when they are about to remove a pupil's name from the admission register.