Parent/carer survey pack

Find everything you need to create your survey – a statement bank covering everything from SEN to safeguarding, a survey template, and a letter to parents and carers. Plus, see examples from schools.

Last reviewed on 5 December 2023
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  1. Download our survey pack
  2. Examples of parent/carer surveys 
  3. More support with engaging parents and carers

Before you start, read our step-by-step guide to conducting an effective survey.

Download our survey pack

Whether you're using an online survey tool or sending out paper copies, you can save time with our statement bank. 

Simply copy the statements you'd like to use and paste them into your survey – there's also a template if you need it, plus a letter to parents/carers.

KeyDoc: parent/carer survey pack DOC, 224.5 KB

Our statement bank covers a range of topics:

  • Curriculum
  • Homework
  • Assessment
  • Safeguarding
  • Behaviour and attitudes
  • Personal development
  • SEN provision
  • Pupil premium
  • Leadership and management
  • Parental engagement

Examples of parent/carer surveys 

Primary schools

Secondary schools

Special school

See our guidance on engaging with parents and carers,

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