Values and Ethos.

To inspire and enable our school community to be great learners and great people.

Supplementary Line

Bringing out the best in everyone

In Reality

We want our pupils to maximise their independence and to be ready for their next steps in their lives.  We believe that to achieve this then we should have the following at the forefront of all we do:-
  • Literacy skills
  • Numeracy skills
  • Citizenship
  • Employability
  • Life skills
  • Social and emotional welfare and development
  • Social interaction skills
  • Social resilience
  • Behaviour for learning and life
  • British values
LEARNING  Create nurturing, challenging and empowering learning opportunities for pupils, staff and parents
INCLUSION  Offer a broad, balanced curriculum that is relevant and accessible for all pupils
ACHIEVEMENT Celebrate the achievements and successes of each individual
COMMUNICATION Ensure everyone has a voice and their contribution is valued
RESPONSIBILITY Secure the accountability of all through distributive leadership, rigorous monitoring and evaluation
REFLECTION Improve future performance through the continuous evaluation of our practice
CREATIVITY  Try new ideas to continuously raise standards
COMMUNITY  Foster positive working relationships with parents, multi-agency professionals and the local community
DIVERSITY  Promote tolerance and respect for individual differences, abilities, needs and beliefs
WELL-BEING  Create a safe, caring environment in which everyone is healthy, happy and ready to learn
TRANSITION Equip pupils and families with the knowledge, skills, independence and resilience to face future challenges
BRITISH VALUES We promote democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect.
  • We listen actively
  • We communicate effectively.
  • We respect each other.
  • We believe in ‘High Challenge, Low Threat’ (Myatt)
  • We enable each other.
  • We find the best in everyone.
  • We care about each other.
  • We notice and celebrate uniqueness and individuality.
  • We promote all our values and vision beyond the school day and into the daily lives of our whole community.
  • We enjoy our school.