Below is the feedback from our Spring Parent Surveys completed in March 2018.
Questions put to parents and the percentage (%) who agree/neither agree nor disagre.
My child is happy at Roydon.
I am satisfied with the progress my child makes at Roydon.
I am satisfied with the amount of homework my child receives?
My child feels safe at Roydon.
There is a wide range of extra-curricular activities available for my child.
There is a good standard of behaviour in the school.
This school deals with any cases of bullying effectively.
This school helps me to support my child’s learning.
This school responds well to my concerns.
This school keeps me well informed.
My child is taught well at this school.
What is the best thing about Roydon?
There were many lovely comments about the school but listed below are a few…
Staff are brilliant. Curriculum is balanced. Good pastoral care.
Great environment and leadership
The staff are very good with the children and try their best to meet their every need.
The activities the children get to take part in to aid their learning
Great teaching ability and very caring staff with great outdoor resources. Lovely community school.
How much the children enjoy being there
My child is happy to attend and enjoys school
Safe happy school. My son is very happy.
The Roydon family environment.
The head teacher listens to the parents’ concerns and is fair
The togetherness of the staff and students.
The whole school 'community' feeling which is so important in smaller schools. It feels really relaxed, friendly and personal.
My daughter feels safe and supported by staff
It is a wonderful village school
The community spirit with all the parents. The teachers put they're all into the children support and learning.
The commitment and dedication of, and hard work from, the staff in teaching and caring for my children.
Teaching staff especially in the early years.
That they are very good at dealing with my child when he is finding it difficult
If you could change one thing about Roydon what would it be?
Here are some of the things a selection of parents would like to change…
- Could every class have a teaching assistant?
- Continue the excellent work improving the EYFS outdoor area.
- Continue to maintain and improve communication links home with regards to events and pupils progress.
- More extra-curricular activities?
- More school trips?
Since the last surbey we have worked hard to improve out outdoor spaces, we now providing some sports clubs to KS1 and we are continueing to look for more clubs to run to add further variety. We also completely changed the way we ste homework after parental feedback.
As always, thank you very much for your honest and thoughtful feedback. It is greatly appreciated. It was lovely to read the many wonderful statements about our beautiful school and of course any concerns that parents have are taken on board and we will work on. Many of them we already are.
Do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
Mr M Clark
Head of School