We value your feedback about all aspects of school life and use this information in our school improvement planning process.
You can give feedback in the following ways:
· Visit the Ofsted Parent View website and complete the questionnaire.
· Speak to a member of staff (class teacher, member of the leadership team or Sue Harrison, headteacher)
· Email the school using [email protected]
By sharing your views, you’ll be helping your child’s school to improve.
Feedback from Parents Evening February 2023
Thank you so much for all those who took part in our feedback questionnaire I have read them all and will share all the individual praise that you have shared with the staff, it was truly uplifting. What I have discovered is catching you all as you leave with a simple Google form is definitely the way to go! We managed to get 172 responses which is the vast majority of families in our school and so gives a great response rate. The summary over the two nights is as follows:
‘My children are happy at our school’ - 99% of you agreed or strongly agreed with this statement
'I believe that Steyning C of E Primary keeps my child safe.’ - 100% of you agreed or strongly agreed with this statement
'I believe my child learns well at Steyning C of E Primary and is taught well.' - 100% of you agreed or strongly agreed with this statement
'I believe that Steyning C of Primary supports children to ensure behaviour is good.' - 98% of you agreed or strongly agreed with this statement
‘If there is 'bullying', Steyning C of E Primary deals with this effectively?’ - 96% of you agreed or strongly agreed or had never experienced this.
'If I have a concern Steyning C of E Primary responds well to address this concern.' - 97% of you agreed or strongly agreed or had never experienced this.
We would like to increase our numbers, for prospective parents. Would you recommend our school to other parents? – 99.4% would recommend our school to other parents.
Here are a few quotes:
“My boys love coming to school, and I would highly recommend Steyning Primary School to any parent. The school is incredibly supportive. Thank you.”
“It's helpful to get the regular newsletter updates. Also, my child's reading has really improved and this is due to the teachers inspiring her to read more.”
“The teachers we have had at SPS have been fantastic. They care for the children and are truly interested in seeing them thrive.”
“Super supportive school with the child's interest at the centre of everything. Teaching and Learning is amazing, and the facilities are fantastic. We have sent all our five children here and they have loved every minute. They have all thrived!”
“The teachers really know my child - their strengths and weaknesses and how to meet their particular needs - this means my child feels safe, is supported and stretched accordingly.”
“All staff seem positive, and child focused.”
“Excellent teaching, approachable, hardworking and quick to respond to any issue”
“Friendly staff, lovely environment, supportive of the children, my child has made good progress and is very happy.”
“A loving place”
Thank you all, this is just a flavour of many wonderful statements.