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St. Thomas C.E. Primary School

A Family of Fellowship and Forgiveness.
‘Love one another as I have loved you’ (John 13:34)

Astley Street, Leigh WN7 2AS

01942 672730

enquiries@admin.leighsaintthomas.wigan.sch.uk

WELCOME

TO ST. THOMAS C.E. PRIMARY SCHOOL

Parent Voice 

Parents and Carers Views of Our School 2018

 

Strongly

Agree

Agree

Disagree

Strongly

disagree

Don’t know or No Reply

1

My child likes school

54.5%

41%

3%

1%

0.5%

2

My child is making good progress

53%

44%

1%

-

2%

3

Children, pupils or students behave well

37%

58%

2.5%

-

2.5%

4

My child is not bullied or harassed at school

46%

45.5%

4%

0.5%

4%

5

Teaching is good

66%

33%

0.5%

-

0.5%

6

I am kept well informed about how my child is getting on

51%

42%

4%

1%

2%

7

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

59%

38%

2%

-

1%

8

Staff expect my child to work hard and do his or her best

68%

31%

-

-

1%

9

The school is led and managed well

55%

42%

1%

-

2%

10

Staff treat my child fairly

56%

41%

0.5%

-

2.5%

11

The school seeks the views of parents and takes account of their suggestions and concerns

51%

44%

-

2%

3%

12

Staff explain how I can help my child at home

47%

47%

4%

-

2%

13

Staff encourage my child to become mature and independent

54%

44%

-

-

2%

14

There is a good range of activities that my child finds interesting and enjoyable

52%

45%

1%

-

2%

15

The arrangements for my son or daughter to settle in when he or she started were good

59%

39%

1%

-

1%

 

266 questionnaires returned

 

 

Things you believe the school is doing well

A number of parents commented:

 

They believe we are doing everything well.

Teachers (& teaching) throughout school are great.

Behaviour is good throughout school.

Our school is maintained well and is a fun, safe environment.

The support & help given to children is good.

The ways we communicate with you are good.

That we have a caring, encouraging environment with a great atmosphere.

Staff are experienced, friendly & helpful.

You believe we work well as a team.

You enjoy the Maths Café

The apps we use are great.

Afterschool Clubs.

 

Areas you feel the school could improve

Improvement

No. of Comments

Plans

App for tracking progress.

2

 

After school clubs – more/not just sports.

12

 

Car parking around school

2

 

Too many different apps/better use of apps

4

 

Too much/little homework.

7

 

Weekly spelling tests

2

 

More time to eat lunch/better menus

4

 

More outdoor equipment. Improve all other playgrounds.

6

 

More communication/ reports back to parents

5

 

Advanced warning for events or cancellation of events

 

 

Bring back afternoon break

2

 

More focus on “The Arts”

2

 

More varied reading books

1

 

Parent classes

1

 

Push higher ability children more/support those who need it

2

 

 

 

 

Click here to see 2017 views & outcomes.