Parents Survey Autumn 2016
Thank you for completing the annual questionnaire.
There were 70 responses.
Here are the findings:
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  • Such a wide range of extra-curricular activities, my child is enjoying the lunch-time clubs.
  • My Reception child absolutely loves school and is able to tell us lots of amazing information about what he’s learning. We’re very impressed with the school, keep up the good work!.
  • My children are new to the school and both enjoy coming to school.
  • My son has been to several schools and nurseries and he is his most happy here at Orchard.
  • I feel well informed and am happy with the way my child is taught.
  • Many clubs are now at lunchtime and my child now only has one full lunchtime.
  • I would prefer to pay for clubs if it meant having a junior and infant club.
  • At parents evening I learnt more about my child’s learning.
  • I am so pleased I chose Orchard for my child.
  • As a parent I am happy to see care and guidance given to my child’s wellbeing from the teacher and the Headteacher.
  • Very happy with Orchard Primary school, our son is learning well and developing his confidence every day.
  • I haven’t encountered any bullying
  • The teachers are so easy to talk to and are so supporting to parents.
  • Orchard is an Outstanding Primary School and we are very happy out son attends.
  • I was disappointed that the end of year assembly was rushed.
  • Our daughter has not been at Orchard very long, but I’ve been happy with this school and what she is learning.
  • I think it is a shame that music lessons have been cut.
  • As a new parent, I would like to be advised as to where to look for the weekly news and dates.
  • Very Happy
  • Excellent school, nice teachers.
The responses were very positive, with the majority in the Strongly Agree and Agree categories. We compare these results year on year to see if there are any areas that need further improving.

Your responses help us to evaluate the work we do at the school and provide the staff and governors with valuable information. We will continue to do everything we can to make sure that Orchard Primary School provides the very best learning opportunities for all pupils in a safe and happy learning environment.

Thank you from all the staff for your continued support and for working in partnership with us.

Yours sincerely

J Rowntree
Head Teacher

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Orchard Primary School, Oxford Road, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 6LW
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