Parent Surveys

2021 Parent Surveys

98% of parents rate the school good to excellent (an increase of 2% on 2020 and 6% on 2019). The 2021 survey confirmed the areas of our work parents rate highly and 97% of parents would recommend us to other people (an increase of 6% on 2020 and 10% on 2019).

Over 40 separate questions scored 90% or higher, the top 20 being:

  • Overall Quality of teaching
  • My child does well at this school
  • Management of attendance and punctuality
  • Support for disadvantaged students
  • My child feels safe in school
  • My child is safe in school
  • The anti-bullying message is clear
  • Students show respect for cultures/religions
  • Students show respect for LBGT
  • Students show respect for girls and women
  • Students are respectful of those with disabilities
  • Education about healthy living
  • Education about cyber safety
  • Education about drugs, gangs and knife crime
  • Settling into sixth form quickly
  • Transition information for Year 6 students and parents
  • My child settled into school quickly
  • Communication with parents is clear and effective
  • School leaders are effective
  • My child is happy at this school

Priorities set by parents for the next year:

  • Find new ways to communicate with parents, keeping the emails down
  • Returning to normality as soon as possible
  • Catching up on lost learning from lockdown
  • Mental Health support and building learning outside of the classroom