Ethos and Values

As a school we strive for the highest standards for our children in a happy and safe school environment. We aim to provide a secure and supportive school which enables every child to:

  • Always be positive, to achieve our goals and to work hard and to do our best.
  • Encourage good manners and respect for each other, staff and visitors.
  • Ask questions and to try and find the answers to our problems through investigation and exploring.
  • Become an enthusiastic, confident, independent learner
  • Develop self-discipline, self-respect and self-esteem
  • Appreciate and value our own work and the work of others.
  • Become responsible members of our community, and respect other people.
  • Respect other religions as well as our own, and to think about how we behave towards others.
  • Think about our attitudes, values and beliefs.
  • Work confidently with other children.
  • Develop their awareness of the environment, and recognise their personal role in conserving and developing it.

The curriculum offered across our school is:

  • Broad and balanced
  • Meets the requirements of the National Curriculum and Foundation/Early Years Curriculum
  • Offers activity-centred approaches and first hand experiences
  • Meets the spiritual, moral, cultural, academic and physical needs of every child
  • Is supported by the best standard of resourcing possible. 

As a whole, the school encourage positive links between local schools and parents, the community, local secondary schools, other primary schools and the wider world.