The school aims are to:
∙ raise standards and attainment for all
∙ encourage pupils to have lively, imaginative and creative minds
∙ provide a happy safe, caring but challenging environment in which the pupils can grow to be resilient, resourceful and responsible citizens.
∙ be fully inclusive
∙ ensure all members of the school community reach their full potential
We are committed to ensuring the children in our school are able to;
∙ read and write fluently and accurately, with understanding, feeling and discrimination.
∙ develop a legible style of handwriting and good standard of spelling and punctuation
∙ communicate clearly and confidently appropriate to the occasions
∙ listen attentively and with understanding.
∙ be inquisitive, using a variety of sources to find information
∙ investigate solutions and interpret evidence, to analyse and solve problems in all areas of the curriculum
∙ develop an awareness of self and a sensitivity to others
∙ acquire a set of moral values and the confidence to make and hold moral judgements
∙ develop habits of self-discipline and acceptable behaviour to be accountable
∙ know about geographical, historical and social aspects of the local environment and the
national heritage, to be aware of other times and places, and to recognise links between
local, national and international events.
∙ use music, drama and different forms of creative arts as means of expression
∙ develop agility and physical co-ordination, confidence in and through physical activity, and the
ability to express feelings through movement
∙ lead a healthier lifestyle
∙ use a variety of Information Technology tools and skills to enhance their learning