Thank you to the parents and carers who responded to our questionnaire. The results are available via this link:
Comments on the question “What do you like most about St Joseph’s school?”:
Warm and always welcoming. The teachers have been great and she loves school
My child seems to have taken really well to the change in learning style and has progressed a lot in his work. He seems to have a nice group of friends who he really enjoys spending time with.
Our child’s teacher was extremely supportive and caring when we talked to her about recent problems she had been having with other children. This has made a really big difference to her.
It’s like a family
Good communication from school and parents. Lots of opportunities for parents to be involved in child’s learning and part of school
There is a diverse array of subjects that creates interest for the children. He finds it very interesting
Both my daughters love the teachers. Can’t say enough good things about them. Super friendly and supportive.
Friendly and welcoming environment
The kind and nurturing attitude of all the teaching and support staff. It’s a very welcoming place
Welcoming staff, friendly atmosphere and communication with parents. I am very pleased with school
The staff and support are brilliant
It’s a lovely family school with a great inclusive feeling. All children are happy and the staff are always friendly and approachable and I wouldn’t hesitate to seek help or advice from a number of members of the school team.
The school has a warm friendly feel. Communication is excellent and there are lots of events for my child (and family) to take part in
The warmth and commitment shown to my son to allow him to succeed
The creative teaching such as captioning the pictures although my child would say the lunches!
My child has settled in so well. He really enjoys being here. He has a good strong relationship with staff
Has a family feel and safe environment and she is happy
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Everyone is kind and children behave well
The confidence building for the children and the extra assistance that is available
How well their bullying policy is. Brilliant school overall
The staff at St Joseph’s are all passionate and genuinely keen to help all pupils develop into the best versions of themselves
I’m kept up to date with everything
All teachers, staff, Headteacher are all nice and friendly. I believe that they are doing the job well to all the kids
I like how St Joseph’s is a friendly community. The staff are all friendly and parents are always welcome into the school when possible.
Staff are really friendly and helpful. My child loves to come to school every day. Well done
Discipline and management are excellent
Standards at the school are very good. Staff are approachable and helpful
My child seems to really like coming here and the staff are approachable and good at what they do
The communication, the lovely activities
Approach to parents and their kids
How approachable the staff are and make you feel welcome
Supportive community spirit
An excellent community spirit. St Joseph’s is warm, welcoming where my children are safe, secure and making excellent progress
The staff and community. It is a friendly and welcoming environment.
St Joseph’s is a lovely school. The culture is positive, friendly, inclusive and welcoming. I would strongly recommend this school to any parent
Excellent school, community feel. Lots of opportunities and a variety of learning
Nice community, feel involved and both children love to come
I love that my children are happy in school. Thank you!
All staff are brilliant, very approachable. My son really enjoys school and is keen to learn and that is down to the staff having the utmost care and pride in their roles
A family friendly environment and our children are always happy
The warm welcoming environment for my daughter. She looks forward to school now!
I love the school community, and have no real negatives. One or two issues have arisen, but the school handled it really well. Thank you
All of the staff are amazing
Happy friendly teachers and assistants. My child loves coming to school
The support and encouragement the children have received
Positive and supportive culture that enables learning and development
I love how they support my child and how they help if she needs anything
The friendly staff and support we have always received
How approachable staff are and how welcome they make you feel
The way school includes and welcomes everybody into proceedings as well as the enjoyment my child gets from attending here