Reporting Absence

Reporting an absence for your tamariki or rangitahi at Twizel Area School has never been easier. Check out the tutorial here for both the mobile SchoolBridge app and web portal...

SchoolBridge App

From the main menu, click the Report Absence tab. You can now complete the details of your child's absence including reason and explanation.

Click Submit. Your absence notification will now be sent to the school office.

Schoolbridge App Absence

Web Portal

TAS Website

If you visit any page of the Twizel Area School website you will see a 'Report Absence' tab in the top right corner:

Website Menu Bar

Click 'Report Absence', then log in using your username/password sent to you.

Absence Information

Complete the absence information:

  • Absence Type
    • Late
    • Illness/Medical
    • Positive COVID Case
    • Household Contact Isolating
    • Doctor/Dentist
    • Appointment
    • Bereavement
    • Other (Unjustified)
  • Date (you can submit an absence 5 days in advance)
  • Reason



Click submit and your absence report will be forwarded to the school office.

Please note that planned absences, such as family holidays, need to be advised at least a week in advance. Parents/caregivers can do this through the Student Leave Request tab in the web portal:

Student Leave Request

More Information

If you have problems signing in or have forgotten/lost your username/password, you can email [email protected] with the following information:

  • Child's name
  • Tutor class/year group

We will send your login information to your school registered email within 24 hours.

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