Parent View gives you the chance to tell us what you think about your child’s school.

Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects of your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. We will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when. 

By sharing your views, you’ll be helping your child’s school to improve. You will also be able to see what other parents have said about your child's school. Please select the link below to give your views:

Parent View

I would like to say a big thank you to all the staff at Ramsden Hall, since my son has been with you he has learnt to read, write & remain in school. These have been huge achievements for him.' Parent of Year 11 leaver 2018

'My son has done extremely well since being at Ramsden Hall. They respond well to my son and his needs. The school put the children first and I couldn't have asked for a better place for my child to attend.' Parent of Year 11 leaver 2018

'I cannot begin to thank you enough for an amazing day. I have spent a lot of my working life as a journalist and writer and I am supposed to be good at writing but I am struggling to express my admiration for what you and your team do.' Visitor 2019

'Last week I was shown around Ramsden Hall. I was blow away by the wonderful work they do to improve the lives of male secondary age pupils who have special educational needs or social emotional and mental health issues.' Visitor 2019

'I would like to say how amazing it has been to see the development of my son in the last 8 months. He has formed a really good friendship with another lad something he was never able to do in mainstream, all the social skills he has learnt has really paid off.' Parent of current pupil 2021

'During my placement I have seen the hard work you all o to help and support the pupils. It is inspiring and I wish all schools were as loving and nurturing as you all are as a school to your pupils.' Student social worker placement 2021

'Wishing you all a lovely Christmas break. My son has become an amazing young man, already in the short time he has been with you we have seen such an amazing change. Thank you so much for that! Enjoy the holidays!'   Parent of current pupil 2021

'If you are thinking of coming to the school, then do! It's the best school that you can get. I have only been here a little bit and not for a long time but it's the best half a year of my school life, so I love this school.' Current pupil 2022

‘I was really pleased to see and hear how far you have brought your staff on the TPP journey and how it is helping along with everything else you are doing. Thanks for sharing everything you do - I love the way you have totally embraced it and made it resonate for you all - you have brought it to life – thank you.’ Visitor - SEMH Lead in Essex 2022

‘It was a pleasure to see a snippet of the amazing work of you and your team- it is refreshing to see that there can be positive outcomes for students with such complex needs.’ Visitor - SENCO from a mainstream Academy 

‘We would like to say thank you for the effort put in by the staff to show us where and how our Grandson is being taught. The staff we met seemed very supportive of the boys and how to ensure they achieved what they are capable of.’ Visitor -Parent/Carer of current pupil 2022

‘The boys are doing great this term. One pupil in particular has really thrown himself into it. Thank you again for your continued custom. Ramsden is easily the school I enjoy coming to the most. The students are an absolute credit to the school.’ Third party provider 2022

‘Still can't believe it's happening he's really going to miss Ramsden Hall and I will too, Everything you guys have done for him and the hard work and effort will never be forgotten we honestly cannot thank you all enough. Your school is amazing, the staff are an absolute pleasure to work alongside and you have given my son the best stepping stone for his next chapter. Thank you all so so much.’ Parent/Carer of current Year 11 pupil

'Thank you for all the opportunities I have at school, for changing me from a statistic and helping me find myself and a place I fit in and for changing my life. Thank you for all your continued support have a good six week break.’ Current Student 2022

It was great to meet you, your team and the young people today. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with your students and appreciate the effort that they put in to stay focused and engage in the material. You have created a great environment that is clearly built on mutual respect, which was evident between staff and young people throughout the day.’ Third party provider 2023

Ofsted - Outstanding Trauma Perceptive Practice (TPP)Smart School Council CommunityAttachment Aware SchoolNurture Accreditation AwardThe Princes Trust