Governors’ Questionnaire

Summary of results-WHOLE SCHOOL (April 2013)

Results are percentage of questionnaires returned (Brackets=2012 percentages)

(Please tick) strongly agree agree disagree strongly disagree don’t know /no opinion
My child enjoys school.

44%

(45%)

54%

(54%)

0%

(1%)

1%

The school is a welcoming place for children and parents/carers

50%

(37%)

50%

(63%)

1%

(1%)

The school enables my child to work at a level appropriate to their ability and make progress

36%

(28%)

53%

(54%)

8%

(12%)

1%

(2%)

2%

(4%)

I/we feel that my/our child is safe and well cared for at school.

66%

(50%)

32%

(49%)

1%

(1%)

1%

(1%)

1%

(1%)

The school’s values and attitudes have a positive impact on children’s behaviour

49%

(35%)

47%

(61%)

2%

(1%)

2%

(4%)

The school is well led and managed.

53%

(43%)

45%

(54%)

2%

(4%)

The school takes account of children’s views.

35%

(24%)

54%

(59%)

1%

(5%)

9%

(13%)

The school staff are easy to approach if a parent/carer has a concern or worry

49%

(43%)

49%

(54%)

2%

(3%)

1%

The school keeps parents/carers well informed through information sent home and/or the school website

52%

(38%)

44%

(57%)

3%

(3%)

0%

(1%)

1%

(2%)

The school encourages parents to be actively involved in their child’s education.

38%

(31%)

58%

(62%)

2%

(5%)

1%

(1%)

1%

(2%)

I/we feel the amount of homework provided is suitable for the age and ability of my/our child

32%

(18%)

55%

(63%)

9%

(15%)

3%

(4%)

1%

(1%)

171 questionnaires returned