Our Parents say... ( Based on Parent Evening Questionnaires)
1. 99% of our parents either agree or strongly agree their child is safe in our school.
2. 98% feel their child is making good progress.
3. 99% say the school meets the particular needs of their child
4. 99% feel their child is well looked after at Red House Academy
5. 97% of parents feel there is a good standard of behaviour in school.
6. 97% of parents feel bullying is dealt with effectively in school.
7. 98% of parents feel the school keeps them well informed.
8. 99% of parents would recommend this school to other parents.
Parents also say...
'This school does everything well. This is our third child in the Academy and it has been a great time for all of them'
'This school provides excellent learning opportunities for all pupils. Parents feel involved in their child's learning and know they can approach staff at any time for help'.
'Has settled in very well. Very happy with her progress'.
'Excellent school and a happy child'.
'My child has settled in well . He loves the teachers and looks forward to coming to school'.
'Excellent curriculum and really good teachers'.
'My child came from a small school but has settled in so quickly. She loves the school and the staff'.
Parents who attended the Open Evening say...
'I think tonight's Open Evening has been a great success. I feel very confident about my son's future here. Well impressed'.
'I was pleasantly surprised throughout the visit. Both staff and pupils were extremely informative and helpful. I feel my son is a lot happier after the visit '.
'Enjoyable and informative experience, making my daughters up-coming secondary school admission seem less daunting. Thank you'.
'Enjoyed the interactive side of things. All staff very welcoming. No faults!'.
'Had a great visit, school excellent and my daughter is really looking forward to coming here. I really enjoyed coming to visit and I would like her to come here'.
Parents said they wanted to be able to support their children at home with maths.
We are providing friendly, interactive maths sessions for parents to give them confidence to support their children at home.
Parents said they would like the Academy to improve communication
The Academy sends more communication by text than letter.
Parents now have a point of contact in school ( Parent Engagement Officer [email protected])
Parent Forums have been set up for each year group.
Parents are kept up to date with tests, exams and revision topics.
Parents said they wanted help in finding their own work experience placements.
We held a Work Experience Evening in school where parents were given advice and guidance.
You said you wanted friendly, informal revision sessions for parents.
We provided a Pizza Revision Party for Year 11 parents and students where teachers were on hand to offer advice on revision techniques in their own subjects.
My child can't do their chosen options.
We put on after school classes to allow students to study the subjects they wanted.
Year 5 and 6 parents said they would like to see the school on a normal working day.
Parents were offered the chance to have a tour of the Academy.
You wanted to learn more about the curriculum.
We arranged for a member of staff to provide the information requested.