Parent Surveys

2019 Parent Surveys

92% of parents rate the school good to excellent with 64% rating the school as very good or excellent. The 2019 survey confirmed the areas of our work parents rate highly.

Over 30 separate questions scored 90% or higher, the top 20 being:

  • My child is safe in school
  • Students show respect for LBGT
  • Management of attendance/truancy
  • Overall Quality of teaching
  • Quality of challenge
  • Leadership & Management
  • Quality of cyber-safety education
  • Quality of SRE
  • Quality of healthy living education
  • Quality of mental health/wellbeing education
  • Quality of our equality education
  • The range of subjects on offer.
  • The quality of advice and guidance received by your child.
  • My child understands their ILP and how it will help them (Y13)
  • Usefulness of Newsblast
  • Usefulness of website
  • Explaining to parents how to help their child
  • Management of punctuality
  • Student behaviour outside lessons
  • Attitudes in lessons

*28 areas in total showed an improvement on 2018.

Priorities set by parents for the next year:

  • Continued work on information on reports (& feedback in books)
  • Increased work on our Target Bullying strategy
  • Introducing methods for wider reading and research
  • Revisit the method and policy behind setting homework.
  • Continued work on improving independence and resilience in students.