What our visitors say …2019-01-17T08:16:56+00:00

Mountjoy Bell Ringers December 2018
Thank you so much for bringing your handbell ringers to our Christmas Fair on Friday.  It was really lovely to hear the beautiful sounds your bells make.
We all hope you enjoyed ringing them as much as we enjoyed listening! See you again next year?

Bring a Bear Day November 2018
Great Afternoon, very fun for the children and very interactive,

Fantastic and fun activities. Good to see what happens in class, fantastic afternoon and wonderful ‘Bucket Time’ Great Fun.

Wonderful afternoon, it was wonderful to see how comfortable our son was as part of a group and for giving us ideas for things we can do at home

Wow I am so impressed with all the staff and how they interact with the children – very happy smiley children

Always excited to come. Thank you.

Lovely afternoon, the teachers have so much patience and are so engaging with the children.

It was so nice to see my child in his classroom where he spends so much time. Thank you

Grandmother – October 2018
The Mountjoy children get to do so much. Well done one and all!

Visitor – October 2018
Wonderful to see the youngsters enjoying all activities

New Parent – Family Liaison Visit September 2018
It was so lovely to meet you. You helped us so much

New Parent – Project Linus September 2018
Thank you Mountjoy for giving my daughter one of the Project Linus blankets my lil girl loves hers (I really love it) THANK you so much, what a fantastic thing to do x

Parent – Residential at Freshwater June 2018
I would like to say thank you so much to everyone who makes holidays at freshwater happen, my son loved it

Parent – Surf Trip June 2018
Thank you so much – we are grateful for the fantastic opportunities you give our daughter

 Parent – December 2017
“I just watched the Xmas play, Babooska the musical & it was awesome! You do amazing stuff – clearly all rock stars of highest degree! Thanks for all you do and Happy Christmas”

Parent – December 2017
“What a fantastic play well done everyone”

Parent – December 2017
“Absolutely amazing. Brought joy to my heart to see how much all the children enjoyed it.”

Parent – December 2017
“It was so good I loved it”

Visitor – December 2017
“This was the best school Christmas play that I have ever been to. Thank you so much for the experience”

LA  Advisor – October 2016
“Thank you for your time and the tour.  I feel inspired and energised.”

Prospective Parent – September 2016
“This is the happiest school I have ever seen.”

Student on work placement – February 2016
“The Teacher listened and helped me when I needed it and enabled me to take on increased responsibility. This placement gave me the opportunities to develop team working skills, I was well supported and included in the work of the team. As a student I felt I was a valued member of the team.”

Student on work placement – June 2015
“You are a really lovely, fun school, which shows amongst your staff and pupils. I feel privileged to have had the opportunity to be part of this for a week.”

Parent – 13 May 2015
“We are incredibly grateful for the ethos of the school, expressed in the atmosphere, culture and personnel of Mountjoy. It has been a joy seeing our daughter flourish during 2015 and the input she receives here contributes enormously to our growth as a family and our enjoyment of life. Keep up the brilliant work.”

Grandparent – 11 March 2015
“This is a truly stupendous school, with dedicated staff, bringing out the best in all the students. What a happy environment.”

Riding for the Disabled – 3 March 2015
“It is such a lovely way to start a day with your very generous cheque. Thank you very much from us all. I always find it amazing that so many people are prepared to give up their time to help but we basically so enjoy seeing the pleasure that riding gives your children and the progress that they make.”

Parent – 17 December 2014
“Just wanted to let you know how much we loved the production today. We were completely overwhelmed by what can be achieved by everyone, absolutely amazing. Well done to all staff and children.”

Parent – 17 December 2014
“A fantastic performance of Charlie & the Chocolate Factory. You should all be proud of yourselves. Well done.”

Governor – 18 November 2014
“Attended a wonderful musical assembly and learnt lots of songs particularly about Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.  Great visit.”

SALT – 8 November 2014
“It’s always a pleasure to come to Mountjoy.  It has a lovely atmosphere – the staff are welcoming and make visiting professionals feel valued.  The school make every effort to obtain any resources I recommend to help the children’s communication and carry out any programmes or suggestions I make.”

Beaminster School – 7 November 2014
“I am delighted by the success of the co-location between Beaminster and Mountjoy schools. It has brought great benefits for both of us which include student leadership opportunities, team working, project planning and the additional range of unique skills that both staff can draw on.”

St. Michaels Primary – 1 October 2014
“Dual admission between the above school and Mountjoy.  Transition and communication have been very successful as the pupil concerned seems to be happily settled into both schools.”

Parent – 8 September 2014
“Many congratulations, Mountjoy is a wonderful place and I’m very pleased you are now the new Head.”