What our families say

What our families say

We believe high levels of collaboration and engagement are key to effective partnerships. We seek feedback from our families on a regular basis and these are some of the things they said.


“The school have been amazing I couldn’t have asked for more support and help we have received”


“We have had a lot of support from all his teachers with teams, phone calls and well-presented homework”


“His class teacher has been amazing spoke or emailed her every day, she just listens”


“They are always offering extra support if needed”


“Hope Wood – it feels like they give the whole family a big reassuring hug”


“Overwhelmed by suitability for my son’s needs”


“Amazing school always helpful and definitely feel part of a community”


“They have been absolutely brilliant. I never could have imagined that my son’s school would help us so much when the lockdown happened”


“We cannot thank them enough for how they have changed not only my son’s life but everyone else in the household through their support”


“I believe the school does everything it can to help where needed”


“I feel that Hope Wood Academy staff are fantastic with my child, they go above and beyond with my son needs also in the loop of what is happening and the ways they can help my son, he coming on leaps and bounds”


“Plenty of communication is really good”


“Always keeping in contact asking questions about my child, the way teaching is done and activities are done for children in the class I think is great and I absolutely love now getting photos of him day to day to see what he gets up to”


“The support from Hopewood Academy is brilliant, always work with families and make sure we are up to date with our children’s progress”


“Hope Wood staff are so compassion and understanding”


“Communication is great and any issues are resolved promptly”


“Excellent communication with strong listening skills about any concerns”


“Hope Wood school is brilliant for my son”


“Open and constant communication”


“Communication has got better, I like the use of class dojo and the level of commitment from the staff during this year has been immense”


“Communication is excellent daily updates and excellent thought and care for my daughter, I have been asked to ring if I need a chat or advice, which I find brilliant”


“Extremely caring, going that extra mile at all times when support is needed”


“Excellent communication between home and school in all areas”


“Tailors everything to my daughter’s needs and having an amazing teacher and T.A”


“Everything. I have been a foster Carer for 25 years and never felt so supported by a school. School runs very well, teachers are great and I feel like we’ve part of a big family”


“Very caring and understanding of both our needs”