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Parents/Carers Comments

 

At Squirrel Hayes we really value feedback from parents/carers.


We would like to share some of the positive comments made by parents/carers from our recent parent questionnaire:

 

I am really pleased with the school because……

 

'Of the effort put into the progress of our child (progress and awareness)'

 

'My child feels safe and can talk to members of staff if needed'

 

'My child is improving'

 

'My children have been very happy here'

 

It has given my child more confidence'

 

'My son is coming on leaps and bounds'

 

'My children are developing more and more'

 

'They understand my child’s needs and help with any challenges that arise'

 

'They help and support my child with transition also I have seen an improvement with learning'

 

'My child has grown in confidence so much since going into Year 1. Her teacher is a credit to the school'

 

'I spoke to Mrs Pickford about concerns and they were addresses straight away'

 

'All staff are friendly, approachable and always willing to help'

 

'The staff show a great deal of care and concern for the well-being of the children'

 

'The teachers are welcoming and helpful'

 

'Both my children have come on so much since attending this school'

 

They do what they can to make my child feed safe and comfortable

 

'My child has come on so much since starting and amazes every day'

 

'My children feel safe and valued'

 

'My child likes to come to school and enjoys his learning'

 

'My child feels secure'

 

'I think they listen and are very friendly and it is exceptional'

 

'They support children well. Learning and confidence has improved really well'

 

 

Analysis of Parent Questionnaire Returns: December 2017

 

Parents of children from all classes from Nursery to Year 4 were given the opportunity to complete a questionnaire and share their views on the school.

 

72 questionnaires were returned.

 

KEY

Highest %

Middle %

Lowest %

 

 

Statements

Strongly

Agree

%

Agree

%

Total Strongly Agree & Agree

Disagree

%

Strongly

Disagree

%

1

My child feels valued and is happy at school.

62

36.6

98.6

1.4

0

2

My child is making progress with their learning.

66.7

33.3

100

0

0

3

My child feels safe and is guided and supported at school.

63.9

33.3

97.2

2.8

0

4

The school has high expectations of behaviour.

57.7

40.8

98.5

1.5

0

5

My child feels safe from harassment or bullying.

45.0

45.0

90

10

0

6

My child feels able to ask for support or help if needed.

56.3

42.3

98.6

1.4

0

7

My child gets the right amount of work to do at home.

46.5

50.7

97.2

2.8

0

8

My child feels listened to and respected.

57.7

39.4

97.1

2.9

0

9

I am kept well informed as to how my child is getting on.

57.4

38.2

95.6

2.9

1.5

10

I would feel comfortable about approaching the school with questions or a problem.

66.7

30.6

97.3

1.4

1.4

11

Any concerns or problems are dealt with promptly and appropriately.

60

37.1

97.1

2.9

0

12

The school expects my child to work hard and achieve their best.

66.7

33.3

100

0

0

13

The school works closely with parents/carers and encourages partnership in learning.

59.2

40.8

100

0

0

 

14

My child is encouraged to adopt a healthy lifestyle.

61.4

38.6

100

0

0

15

The school values the views of parents and the local community.

51.4

47.2

98.6

1.4

0

16

The school promotes equality and encourages my child to respect and appreciate all members of society.

59.2

39.4

98.6

1.4

0

17

My child experiences a relevant and enjoyable learning curriculum.

70.4

29.6

100

0

0

 

 

 

18

 

The school is helping and encouraging my child to become mature and independent.

63.8

36.2

100

0

0

19

The school encourages my child to develop their behaviour for learning, promoting resilience and pride in their learning.

66.2

32.4

98.6

1.4

0

20

The School prepares my child well for their future education, training or the world of work.

64.8

33.8

98.6

1.4

0

21

My child gets help and support when they need it and knows how to improve their learning.

64.8

33.8

98.6

1.4

0

22

I know where my child is with their learning and how to support them to improve and ‘move on’.

60.6

36.6

97.2

2.8

0

23

The school has a positive learning environment and is welcoming and friendly.

63.8

36.2

100

0

0

24

My child is offered a wide variety of extra-curricular after school clubs.

54.9

39.4

94.3

5.7

0

25

School leaders have high expectations for my child.

57.7

40.8

98.5

1.5

0

26

School leaders and managers secure and promote improvement.

60

38.6

98.6

1.4

0

27

I feel that any special or individual needs my child has are acknowledged by the school and met.

61.9

35.2

97.1

1.4

1.4

               

 

(In order of) Highest number of parents strongly agreed with:-

  • My child experiences a relevant and enjoyable learning curriculum.
  • My child is making progress with their learning.
  • The school expects my child to work hard and achieve their best.
  • I would feel comfortable about approaching the school with questions or a problem.

 

(In order of) Highest number of parents agreed with:-

  • My child gets the right amount of work to do at home.
  • My child feels able to ask for support or help if needed.
  • My child feels safe from harassment or bullying.
  • The school values the views of parents and the local community.

 

(In order of) Highest number of parents disagree with:-

  • My child is offered a wide variety of extra-curricular after school clubs.
  • My child feels listened to and respected
  • Any concerns or problems are dealt with promptly and appropriately.
  • I am kept well informed as to how my child is getting on

 

(In order of) Highest number of parents strongly disagree with:-

  • I am kept well informed as to how my child is getting on.

 

 

 

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