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Cycle Saftey

DdZzJwBW4AA2otqGreat to see children in Year 4 and 5 learning how to look after their bikes and cycle safely.

Pupil Questionnaires

EYFS and KS1 Questionnaire for Children on Teaching and Learning

2018

Total children 166

 

     

I am happy at school

85.7%

(144)

10.1%

(17)

4.1%

(7)

I have lots of friends

83.1%

(138)

13.8%

(23)

3.0%

(5)

I learn new things

90.3%

(150)

7.8%

(13)

1.8%

(3)

I have someone to talk to if I am worried

83.7%

(139)

12.6%

(21)

3.6%

(6)

I feel safe at school

87.3%

(145)

7.8%

(13)

4.8%

(8)

I feel proud of my work

89.2%

(149)

7.1%

(12)

2.3%

(4)

 

 

Results of KS2 Teaching and Learning Questionnaire 2018

 

Strongly agree

Agree

Disagree

Strongly

Disagree

1. Lessons are interesting and often fun.

39.7%

33.1%

20.5%

4.7%

2. I learn something new in lessons.

53.2%

36.8%

5.9%

3.9%

3. The teacher always expects me to work hard

    and do my best.

77.7%

16.2%

3.3%

2.7%

4. The teacher gives me encouragement and the

    confidence that I can do it.

57.7%

31.5%

6.7%

4%

5. I am encouraged to ask questions and show

    curiosity.

48.6%

26%

20%

5.3%

6. I find it easy to ask the teacher when I need

    help.

46.9%

26.7%

17.4%

9.3%

7. If I’m stuck, the teacher spends time helping me

    over the difficulty.

48.6%

25.6%

18.3%

7.4%

8. I am trusted and encouraged to do things for

   myself.

59.5%

22.6%

9.9%

7.8%

9. I am often involved in reviewing my work and

    setting my own targets.

52.%

26.3%

9.4%

12.1%

10. I know what I need to do to make progress in

    my work.

53%

29.5%

11.4%

6%

Additional Comments of note

What are the best things about lessons in school?

  • Working with friends
  • Talking Partners
  • Learning different languages

If you could change one thing about the lessons what would it be?

  • More learning at tables, not on the carpet.
  • More lessons based on what we find hard.
  • More tech/resources

 

 

Results of KS2 School Life Questionnaire - 2018

 

Strongly agree

Agree

Disagree

Strongly

Disagree

1. The school is a safe and happy place.

59.7%

35.7%

3.89%

0.64%

2. Pupils in the school behave well.

20.3%

50.9%

23.5%

5.09%

3. Older pupils help younger ones.

53.5%

30.7%

13%

2.6%

4. A lot of emphasis is placed on praising pupils and

    rewarding them for good work and behaviour.

69.1%

26.8%

3.3%

0.67%

5. The school deals quickly and effectively with any

    bullying.

45%

37.9%

10%

6.5%

6. There is an adult in school I feel I could talk to

    if I had a personal problem.

70.7%

23.5%

1.9%

3.8%

7. Every pupil in the school is treated fairly and  

    equally.

59.8%

29.6%

9.2%

1.3%

8. All pupils have a chance to take part in a range of

    activities in school.

66.8%

25.8%

4.7%

2.6%

9. I feel that the school listens to what I have to

    say.

40.6%

48.6%

8%

2.6%

10. There are places for pupils to go and interesting

     things to do outside lessons.

53%

34.6%

10.8%

1.3%

Additional Pupil Comments of note

What are the best things about school?

  • Toast hut
  • Everyone is equal
  • Every time I step into the school I feel happy (Y4 Pupil)
  • Choice of clubs

If you could change anything about the school, what would it be?

  • Trust Y5 to be in school alone at break and lunchtimes
  • Sports for girls to do at lunchtimes
  • KS1 and KS2 assemblies together.
  • Be outside more
  • Our school dinners should be free like those of the younger children.

 

Christmas Fayre

christmas fayreNorthgate Primary School’s Infant Choir participated in singing in the Market Place for the Christmas Fayre. It was very cold standing up on the stage but all the children enjoyed themselves. They were able to sing to their families 2 Christmas songs they had learnt.

The Infant Choir

choirThe Infant Choir took part in the Great Yarmouth Music Association’s Sounds4Christmas at the Minster. They sang 2 songs. Their first song was Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer, which some children rang bells in as well, and their second song was It’s a Magical Time. They all sang beautifully and it was a very enjoyable event.