Four Dwellings Academy is a member of the NewStart Programme. NewStart is a prevention and early-intervention programme to promote mental health and emotional well-being in our school communities. Led by Birmingham Education Partnership and funded by the NHS, the NewStart programme aims to build resilience and well-being for young people through a school-based community development model.
Parents Voice Group
A Parents Voice Group was set up in November 2013. This group will meet each term to look at Academy issues and provide an invaluable link between school and home to support the journey of the Academy. If you are interested in Academy life, promoting the Academy in the local community and affecting change in the day to day life of Four Dwellings Academy then we would love to hear from you! Please contact
carers can give their views of our school at any time of the school year and at
the time of a school inspection using an online questionnaire called Parent
When our school is notified of its next Ofsted inspection, parents will be invited to give their views about the school to inspectors using the Parent View online facility as this has replaced Ofsted’s paper questionnaire. Please make sure we have your most up-to-date contact details.
register with an email address and a password at
https://parentview.ofsted.gov.uk. Once your login has been activated, it only
takes a few minutes to complete answers to 12 short questions about aspects
such as bullying, the quality of teaching, level of homework, etc.
are important in helping inspectors make a decision about our school, and to
help us know what is going well and what could be improved.
If you do not have a computer or an email address or if you would like help to use Parent View, please come into school and ask at reception.