How to use Ofsted Parent View
Log in / Register
You need your email address and password for the simple log-in process. Just follow the on-screen instructions.
We will send you an email with a link to activate your log-in.
You can give your views about your child's school if it is one of the following:
- a maintained school
- an academy (including free schools)
- a non-association independent school inspected by Ofsted
To search for a school, just enter the name of the school and/or part of the address (road, city, town or postcode) in the search boxes when you are asked to.
Select your child’s school from the search results.
There will be a number of questions to answer, for example, ‘My child is happy at this school' with a choice of responses:
- Strongly agree
- Strongly disagree
- Don’t know
Some questions have additional options that allow more information to be provided.
Use the ‘Next’ button to move to the next question. If you change your mind you can use the ‘Previous’ button to go back.
Once you have completed all questions, click on 'Finish' and the questionnaire is complete.
Registered users can sign up to receive an email when the results for a specific provider become publicly available and when there is a change in the number of responses after this. You can choose the frequency of the alerts at set up and by going to your profile.
How to complain
This survey is not designed to receive complaints about schools. If you wish to make a complaint or have a serious concern about your child’s school, you can find more information on our complaints page.