A selection of Parent Views from a recent open evening
Dear parent/visitor to our school,
Thank you for visiting St Margaret Ward recently. Your views and opinions really matter to us and we would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to complete and return this evaluation form.
What was your impression of the school before your visit?
St Margaret Ward in our opinion is one of the best Catholic Schools in Stoke on Trent. Our children found it very good and they easily adopted to its environment – MF
My impression was that of a large school with large class sizes – (I found) smaller class sizes than expected – PS
Professional. Contact via email was prompt and informative. I was provided with details of where to come + who to ask for etc – JC
Good school, puts needs of pupils first. If any issues always approachable and dealt with promptly. Fabulous new building – MS
By the end of your visit, had your impression changed? If so, can you explain how?
Very Impressed – JR
Yes, absolutely. The new building is very impressive and modern. This will surely enhance the learning experience of our children - MF
I was extremely impressed with the school, would love my son to come here. It is obvious the children have respect for the teachers and are keen to learn – RG
Yes, the school has lots of support and the levels are excellent – ME
Wow – I am so impressed, the children were all so respectful, working well and all seemed really happy. There was a wonderful buzz around the school, plenty of smiles – LC
I must say – one of the most welcoming + warm schools/businesses I have ever worked with - JC
What was the most useful/interesting/enjoyable aspect of your recent visit?
The pupils behaviour & the staff were brilliant. I found the security of the building was excellent – JR
Enjoyed going into the classrooms while the children were present, seeing how engaged they were. Lovely environment for the children to learn in – RG
Great staff and some very inquisitive students – PS
Realising this would be the high school that my daughter and son would be attending and being so impressed with all the wonderful facilities the school has to offer - LC
How friendly/welcoming everyone is (staff + students) – JC
The warm reception of your staff and the awesome feeling of being in a new building – MF
Identifying how to best support ****** (daughter) through her GCSE’s. Ways to help her. Ways to ease any pressures and identify things to assist with her future and decisions she makes – MS
Information was excellent, in a very modern environment – MJD
Please share any other information/comments that can help us to improve further
Not sure you could improve – what a lovely school – RG
I don’t think the school needs any improvement – ME
Thank you very much for making me feel so welcome. My husband will come and have a look around at a later point - LC