Buckinghamshire County Council is committed to ensuring that all pupils who go missing from schools in the county, or who disappear from other counties and may have arrived in Buckinghamshire, are speedily located.
The DfE defines Children Missing Education as :
"All children of compulsory school age who are not on a school roll, nor being educated otherwise (e.g. at home, privately or in alternative provision) and who have been out of any educational provision for a substantial period of time (usually agreed as four weeks or more)."
Children Missing Education - Legislation, Guidance and Referral Forms can be found at the following: