School  »  School Aims

Over-riding the school's mission is the desire to instill in our children a clear appreciation and understanding of the following important values.
  • Mutual Respect and the Tolerance of those with different Faiths and Beliefs
  • Democracy
  • Rule of Law
  • Individual Liberty

The following school aims embrace the above statements
  • To help pupils feel that school and home are working in harmony for their benefit.
  • To enable pupils to experience an ethos of care, security, fairness and honesty.
  • To help pupils enjoy school and have a positive attitude to learning.
  • To help pupils develop lively, enquiring and creative minds with the ability to question and argue rationally and apply themselves to tasks.
  • To help pupils acquire knowledge, skills and practical abilities and the will to use them.
  • To foster respect for those with different religions, beliefs and ways of life and to develop an attitude which is opposed to discrimination against any personon grounds of socio-economic background, creed, ethnic origin or sex.
  • To help pupils develop a reasoned set of attitudes, values and beliefs.
  • To help pupils develop in the basic areas of competence needed for varying patterns in a fast changing world.
  • To help pupils understand the world in which they live and the interdependence of individuals, groups, nations and the environment.
  • To help pupils develop healthy, fit bodies and equip them with a range of physical skills.
  • To appreciate human achievement in art, music, science, technology and literature.