∙ To create an exciting and challenging atmosphere, nurture a thirst for knowl-
edge, so that enquiring, imaginative and creative minds can flourish.
∙ To create a community which enables children to develop self-knowledge and self-esteem, so that they grow as healthy, confident, articulate and re-sponsible citizens.
∙ To provide opportunities for encourage- ment, achievement and celebration.
∙ To provide an inclusive environment, where we all respect and care for one another and where everybody matters.
∙ To enable children with the skills to live in an ever changing global community and to help children acquire a curiosity, an understanding and appreciation of the world around them.