WITHERNSEA JUNIOR SCHOOL will be recognised as a caring school, which provides quality teaching and learning, in which every individual is valued, respected and supported in achieving their full potential within the community and beyond.
"Every child is entitled to a broad and balanced education founded on knowledge and appreciation of key features of our cultural heritage, as well as that of other countries and their traditions."
"Education must enable pupils to respond positively to the opportunities and challenges of the rapidly changing world in which we live and work."
v Staff will endeavour to know the children as individuals, and in doing so, successfully provide for their social, emotional and spiritual development.
v Staff will be encouraged to continue with their professional development through a programme of INSET and monitoring.
v Staff and pupils will contribute towards the creation of a welcoming, caring and stimulating environment.
v We will encourage interaction between the school and the local community and take opportunities to widen horizons.
v We will create a sense of wonder and excitement about the
world in which we live.
From 1st January 2005, the school is part of an Excellence Cluster based on the three secondary schools of Withernsea High School & Technology College, Bridlington School and Vermuyden School, Goole.
The four strands are:-
v Gifted and Talented
v Learning Mentors
v Learning Support Units
v Teaching and Learning, and ICT