ILFRACOMBE INFANT AND NURSERY SCHOOL : PARENT QUESTIONNAIRE

Parents were asked to complete a questionnaire in July 2013 with their views of school provision. 

368 out of a possible 420 parents completed the questionnaires which is an 87.6% response. This is an overwhelming result as the general response rate for questionnaires is between 15%.and 1%. 

Note : 0.3% represents approximately one parent : 1.0% is approximately 3 parents. 

Parent views were as follows: 

1. My child enjoys school : 
99.2% strongly agree/agree : 0.8% disagree 

2. Parents are made to feel welcome in school/classroom :
100% strongly agree/agree : 0% disagree

3. My child is making good progress
99.45% strongly agree/ agree : 0.6% disagree

4. Staff expect my child to work hard and do his/her best
99.5% strongly agree/agree : 0.5% disagree

5. The school helps my child to have a healthy lifestyle
99.5% strongly agree/agree : 0.5% : disagree

6. The school meets my child’s particular needs
100% strongly agree/agree : 0% disagree

7. The school deals effectively with unacceptable behaviour
99.5% strongly agree/agree : 0.5% disagree

8. My child is not bullied or harassed at school
98.1% strongly agree/agree : 1.9% disagree



9. The school keeps my child safe 
100% strongly agree/agree : 0% disagree 

10. The school is led and managed effectively 
99.7% strongly agree/agree : 0.3% disagree 

11. I feel comfortable about approaching the school with questions 
100% strongly agree/agree : 0% disagree 

12. I feel comfortable about approaching the school with a problem 
99.7% strongly agree/agree : 0.3% disagree 

13. The school takes account of parents suggestions and concerns 
99.5% strongly agree/agree : 0.5% disagree 

14. My child is given suitable homework* 
98.7% strongly agree/agree : 1.3%disagree 

15. There is a good range of activities that my child finds enjoyable 
100% strongly agree/disagree : 0% disagree 

16. Overall I am happy with my child’s experience at school 
100% strongly agree/agree : 0% disagree.