Information for you if your child has been excluded from school

It can be a confusing and worrying time if your child receives either a fixed-term or permanent exclusion from school and you may wish to talk to us about your options.

In the meantime, there are some useful resources that you may wish to look at. These include a document produced by the National Children’s Bureau which can be downloaded here:


and the Local Offer page on the Family Information Service website (managed by Reading Borough Council on Brighter Futures for Children’s behalf) contains a Parent Guide to Exclusions which is very useful.

IASS Helpline: 0118 937 3421

email: iass@brighterfuturesforchildren.org