Brynaman Primary School
Ysgol Gynradd Brynaman

Self-Evaluation 2009

06.01.09
Dear Parent,
Thank you for returning the questionnaires. 176 were returned, a return percentage of 80.7%. An analysis of your responses is attached. Only 7 questionnaires placed comments in the ‘disagree’ column and I would be happy to discuss your concerns if you contact the School; as you know every child is important to us. Thank you for such an overwhelmingly positive response.

ANALYSIS OF DATA

Please tick the appropriate box   Strongly Agree  Agree  Strongly Agree/
Agree/N/A 
Disagree  Strongly Disagree 

 1 

 

I am happy with the amount of information I receive about school life, including information on the School Website.

 

 126

71.6%

 

 48

27.3%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 2

 

I find it easy to approach the school with questions or problems related to my child 

 

 155

88.1%

 

 19

10.8%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

0

 

 

 3

 

The school keeps me well informed about my child's/children's progress

 

 140

79.6%

 

 32

18.2%

 

 174

98.9%

 

2

1.1%

 

0

 

 

 4

 

I am in favour of the current system of consultation evenings 

 

135

76.7%

 

 38

21.6%

 

 176

100%

 

0

 

 

 0

 

 

 5

 

I am happy with the overall quality of home/school links 

 

140 

79.6%

 

 33

18.7%

 

 175

99.4%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 6 

 

The school gives me a clear understanding of what is taught

 

 129

73.3%

 

39

22.2%

 

170

96.6%

 

4

2.3% 

 

0

 

 

 7

 

The school does its' best to enable my child to fulfil his/her potential 

 

141

80.1% 

 

30

17.1%

 

173

98.3% 

 

3

1.7%

 

0

 

 

 8

 

 

I am satisfied with the type of work my child is expected to do at home 

 

 132

75.0%

 

 39

22.2%

 

 173

98.9%

 

3

1.7%

 

0

 

 

 9

 

I am happy with the frequency of homework 

 

 127

72.2%

 

45

25.6%

 

174

98.9% 

 

2

1.1% 

 

0

 

 

 10

 

The school promotes positive attitudes and values 

 

 144

81.8%

 

29

16.5%

 

175

99.4%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 11

 

The school achieves high standards of good behaviour

 

148

84.1%

 

26

14.8%

 

176

100%

 

 0

 

 

0

 

 

 12

 

The school sets great store in high standards of discipline 

 

143 

81.3%

 

 31

17.6%

 

176

100%

 

0

 

 

 13

 

I am happy that complaints to the school are followed up 

 

 132

75.0%

 

 33

18.7%

 

174

98.8% 

 

 1

0.6%

 

0

 

 

 14

 

The school has an open door policy for parents

 

 151

85.8%

 

23

13.1%

 

176

100% 

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 15

 

The day to day management of the school is efficient 

 

151 

85.8%

 

 23

13.1%

 

176

100%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 16

 

 

The school caters well for pupils in terms of after school activities by the end of Year 6

 

 122

69.3%

 

36

20.5%

 

176

100% 

 

 

 

0

 

 

 17

 

The school offers equal opportunities to both girls and boys 

 

 141

80.1%

 

31

17.6%

 

 175

99.4%

 

 0

 

 

0

 

 

 18

 

 

The school caters well for my child's religious and moral development

 

 126

71.6%

 

 41

23.3%

 

 176

100%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 19

 

The school caters well for pupils with additional learning needs

 

 126

71.6%

 

 28

15.8%

 

 174

98.8%

 

 1

0.6%

 

 0

 

 

 20

 

The school achieves a good balance between academic work, the arts, music and sport 

 

 133

75.5%

 

 38

21.6%

 

175

99.4%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 21

 

A strong partnership between home and school is essential to provide children with an effective education 

 

 152

86.4% 

 

22

12.5%

 

 176

100%

 

0

 

 

 

 

 22

 

The school is right to expect the support of parents in the education of the child

 

 157

89.2%

 

17

9.7%

 

176

100%

 

0

 

 

 0

 

 

 23

 

The presence of a school uniform does much to promote a positive image of our school 

 

 156

88.7%

 

 18

10.2%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 24

 

I am satisfied with the quality of teaching and learning at Brynamman C P School 

 

 155

88.1%

 

 19

10.8%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 25

 

Is the Breakfast Club a good addition to school life? 

 

 142

80.7%

 

 29

16.5%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 26

 

The school is efficient in dealing with accidents and illnesses 

 

 141

80.1%

 

 32

18.2%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 

 

 27

 

The school prepares pupils well for Secondary Education

 

 130

73.9%

 

32

18.2%

 

176

100%

 

0

 

 

0

 

 

 28

 

 

The school creates good opportunities for pupils to become independent learners 

 

 139

78.9%

 

 32

18.2%

 

 175

99.4% 

 

 0

 

 

0

 

 

 29

 

The school is a happy community

 

 150

85.2%

 

 24

13.7%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0

 

 

 30

 

My child is happy in Brynamman CP School. 

 

 154

87.5%

 

 11

11.4%

 

 176

100%

 

 0

 

 

 0