St. Peter’s School has achieved the Leading Parent Partnership Award  to help focus the schools work with parents and families.
Home has a great influence on children’s educational performance and at St. Peter’s  we want to work together to help parents and families support their children and feel part of the school community.


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This is an extract from our most recent Leading Parent Partnership Award Report ( November 2017)

So what is the award?

The LPPA is a nationally recognised award achievable by schools who work closely with the families of their pupils. The assessment is made by an external advisor.

The LPPA consists of ten evidence-based Objectives which schools must meet to get the award.

What difference will the award make?

 It will make our work with families even better. It will improve our communication and build more activities for families in school.

   The LPPA consists of nine evidence-based Objectives which schools must meet to get the award.

The school demonstrates a commitment to work towards the Leading Parent Partnership Award.

The school makes and implements effective plans to achieve and maintain the Leading Parent Partnership Award.

The school is a welcoming, communicative and friendly place for parents.

The school promotes the awareness of and participation of all groups of parents in supporting their children’s learning and developing their own learning. In addition, the school holds and actively promotes a programme of opportunities and events for joint parent and child participation.

The school provides good induction for all new parents.

The school provides parents with relevant and user-friendly guidance and information to help them support their children’s learning.

The school produces and implements parent friendly policies to establish effective home school-links and improve pupil/student attendance, punctuality, behaviour and progress and positive participation in school.

The school provides good support for transition for parents when their children move through or leave the school.

The school summarises its achievements against the LPPA objectives and outlines its future plans.