Parents Portal

Welcome to the Parent Forum

The Parent Forum is a group of current parents who work with school leaders and other staff to develop partnerships with school share their views on areas of the school’s work and help to improve what we offer for children at Parrs Wood.

The Parent Forum meets each term and welcomes new members at any point. If you would like to come along to any meeting please email Eileen Garry, Head teacher’s PA
e.garry@parrswood.manchester.sch.uk

Notes from each meeting will be posted on this page and will include the date of the next meeting, which we agree upon when we meet.

To give you a flavour some of the areas we might discuss could be:

Reporting Systems
- Progress 8/new measures and targets – what do they mean?
- Parental reporting – what works well/ ‘even better ifs’…

The Curriculum
- What drives our curriculum offer/ What do we include at Parrs Wood?
- How can we improve our curriculum?

Communication
- Parental communication systems – what we share and what we don’t
- How we currently communicate -What works, what doesn’t
- Parental engagement/surveys/parent voice/social media

Teaching and Learning
- What we focus on
- What we do differently and why
- Homework
- What else might we focus on?

Behaviour and rewards
- Focus and principles
- Structures in school
- What works well, even better if ...

Finance and fundraising

Vision and Values- embedding them in our daily practice

Damian Owen (Executive Principal)
Mark McElwee (Headteacher)

PWHS GMLT Parent Forum Terms of Reference

Notes from Parent Forum (17.10.18)



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