Values & Ethos

“We believe in the power of education to improve lives – and the world”

Our Values
  • Positive
  • Civilised
  • Inclusive
  • Self-disciplined
  • Proud: of our school, our pupils and our achievements
  • Generous of spirit and supportive of each other
Our School
  • Self-critical yet dynamic and forward looking
  • Inclusive and accessible
  • Well organised and well led
  • A centre of excellence with specialisms in Science and Leadership
  • An exciting place in which to learn
Our Pupils
  • Confident, mature and respectful
  • Creative, enquiring, independent learners
  • Happy, kind and caring, supporting each other and ready to help
  • Enjoying learning and participating in extra-curricular activities
  • Proud to fulfil their potential
  • Well-behaved, wanting to lead and involved in improving the school
Our Community
  • A welcoming community that respects different cultures, races, genders, abilities and disabilities
  • A listening school that engages pupils in improving school life
  • A sustainable school that involves itself in the community from locally to internationally
  • A civilised school that produces mature, well balanced young people who are at ease with themselves and want to contribute to an improve the society they live in
  • A school that works in partnership with parents, carers and neighbours
Our Staff
  • Innovative, creative and passionate about teaching
  • Respect and care for pupils they teach and the colleagues they work with
  • Have high expectations and set positive examples to pupils and colleagues
  • See themselves as life-long learners
  • Trained to use the best approaches and resources
  • Working together for good of the pupils, both intellectually and emotionally