Our Values

We aim to provide an environment where effort and achievement are valued and self appraisal is encouraged. We hope to help each child:

  • communicate, question and express opinions
  • develop listening skills in a variety of situations
  • read fluently and accurately, with understanding and enjoyment
  • develop a legible style of handwriting and satisfactory standard of spelling
  • use mathematical skills with speed and accuracy
  • apply mathematical ideas in various situations at home and academy and in the local area
  • investigate and learn how to acquire and use information from various sources, observe living and inanimate things and master basic scientific ideas, know about geographical, historical and social aspects of the local environment and national heritage and recognise links between local, national and international events, use tools, materials and instruments effectively, develop expressive and physical skills and aesthetic appreciation which enhance the quality of work and leisure
  • develop habits of self discipline and a moral and social awareness which includes courtesy, good manners and consideration for others and to respect the religious beliefs of others.