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    I wish to take the rest of the school year off so I can focus on my studies by myself and have more independence in regards to how I can prepare for my exams.

    I have pretty much learned 90% of the content I need to know for my exams this year, so it's not as if I will be missing out on anything in lessons, I just wish to give myself more time to study. I don't get anything out of being at school any longer so really it is a waste of my time.

    If I were to do this, what action would/could the school take? Would they allow me to do this or not? I know that the most that they can do is expel me, because it is non-compulsory education and hence I am not legally obliged to attend. I don't think that the school would expel me as they know that I am a good hard-working student and wish to go to university.

    I'd talk to my head of sixth form, but I don't think that saying "I don't want to attend lessons anymore" would go down well. But, I have been given permission to "fall ill" around exam season, which would allow me some study leave.
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    They would refuse to pay the entry fees for your exams (as they would receive no government funding for your declared non-attendance), and you would have to pay for all the exams yourself as a private candidate. They would refuse (or ruin) any reference you asked them to write, as they are not going to back somebody who thinks they are too good to bother attending their lessons.
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    (Original post by W. A. Mozart)
    I wish to take the rest of the school year off so I can focus on my studies by myself and have more independence in regards to how I can prepare for my exams.

    I have pretty much learned 90% of the content I need to know for my exams this year, so it's not as if I will be missing out on anything in lessons, I just wish to give myself more time to study. I don't get anything out of being at school any longer so really it is a waste of my time.

    If I were to do this, what action would/could the school take? Would they allow me to do this or not? I know that the most that they can do is expel me, because it is non-compulsory education and hence I am not legally obliged to attend. I don't think that the school would expel me as they know that I am a good hard-working student and wish to go to university.

    I'd talk to my head of sixth form, but I don't think that saying "I don't want to attend lessons anymore" would go down well. But, I have been given permission to "fall ill" around exam season, which would allow me some study leave.
    Your school hasn't entered you for any exams yet and won't if you aren't attending.

    You may know 90% content but the focus of lessons from now will be around developing your exams skills and ensuring you maximise your chances of getting the grades you need. I use mocks and short test to refine the content of my lessns for both individuals and the group and give detailed feedback on exam questions. Students often say that it is the last few months that pulls all their knowledge together and, looking back, was the most important.
 
 
 
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