Parents Forum

Parents’ Forum – Aims

  • To work in partnership with the academy to raise achievement and aspirations for all pupils.
  • To provide an opportunity for the parent voice to be heard, and for parents to engage with the academy in an informal meeting format to provide opportunities for open discussion.

All parents are welcome to attend any or all of the meetings and should notify Dr Stokes if they wish to to attend a meeting (

Next meeting date: tbc

You SaidWe Did
Student reports can be difficult to understandImproved the headings on student reports and made changes to the colour coding of grades/levels
How are you using technology?We have an ICT action plan and are developing a new VLE.  We are investigating the use of mobile technology in the academy
We like to meet the staff that teach our children Reviewed the dates of subject open evenings
Are students doing enough homework? 

Produced a clip explaining how to use Doddle and set up Doddle stations on parent’s evenings. We uploaded documents on how to support your child with homework to the academy website

We are investigating the use of managing homework via SIMS
We don’t always receive the letters you send homePromote the use of the academy twitter feed and regularly update the academy website.
Have you heard of linked-in? Reviewed our CIAG plans and included it in our drop down days
 What are you doing to prepare students for work? 

Introduced a new model for delivering careers information advice and guidance

We are planning a Business into school day