Parent/carer Voice Meetings are relaxed, informal meetings which provide an opportunity for parents/carers to discuss what is going well at Buxton Junior School and what could be even better. Headteacher, Mrs Minter and Family Resource Worker, Mrs Williams attend the meetings.
During past meetings, parents/carers said:
In response to this, we :
Dates of meetings 2015-2016:
Tuesday 3rd November 2015
Tuesday 12th January 2016
Tuesday 1st March 2016
Tuesday 19th April 2016
Tuesday 28th June 2016
At our most recent Parent/carer Voice Meeting on Friday 25th November 2016 we discussed the strengths of our school and areas for development. These were the main points raised:
Approachable staff, range of incentives and rewards, welcome meetings at the start of the year, Year 3 topic morning for parents/carers, range of visits and visitors, research homework topics and the texting system to communicate with parents/carers.
Areas for development:
More information about topics, more information about interventions and ways parents/carers can help at home, more photographs on the website, more consistent use of stars across classes, the wording of some letters, information about mindfulness and the use of social media to communicate.
In response to this we: