School Values

"The village school in the heart of the city."

Our vision and values are at the core of everything we do. They underpin our teaching and learning, and provide an environment which prepares our pupils as confident, happy citizens.



  • enable children to become confident, successful and independent learners

  • support every child to make good progress and achieve their very best

  • foster resilience, perseverance and self motivation

  • promote honesty and integrity

  • set high standards of behaviour

  • encourage pupils to take responsibility and show initiative

  • develop respect, care and compassion

  • provide a balanced curriculum which develops the love of learning, creativity and critical thinking





  • respect everyone and celebrate the school's diverse community: background, race, gender, disability, culture and religion

  • foster collaboration, teamwork and the ability to listen

  • work in partnership with our parents, carers and the wider community

  • provide a warm welcome to all new comers

  • communicate clearly and frequently with everyone

  • develop respect, care and compassion




  • identify and build on the strengths and talents of individuals
  • open minds to opportunities and new experiences