Parent Surveys

95% of parents rate the school positively

92% saying they would recommend the school to other people.

The 2021 survey confirmed the many aspects of our work that our parents rate highly. The areas that received at least 90% positive responses include:

  • The quality of teaching
  • The ambition of the school for our students
  • Student’s attitudes to their learning
  • The development of student’s independent learning and thinking skills
  • Student’s overall success
  • Student’s happiness at school
  • Student’s sense of safety at school
  • Pastoral care
  • Guidance to students about how to improve
  • The management of student attendance and punctuality
  • The wider personal development of students
  • The quality of our mental health support
  • The quality of our education about healthy living
  • The clarity of our anti-bullying message
  • The quality of our education about equality and diversity
  • The respect shown to students of different faiths and cultures
  • The respect shown to people who identify as LGBTQ
  • The respect shown to people with disabilities
  • Respect shown to girls and women
  • Developing confidence/self-esteem and resilience in students
  • Advice and guidance for students making decisions about future courses
  • Our communication with parents
  • The effectiveness of school leaders
  • Priorities set by parents for 2021-2022:
  • Re-establishing a strong extra-curricular programme
  • Communications with home
  • Consistency in applying our high expectations of behaviour