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Padstow School

Ethos, Aims & Values

Ethos, Aims and Values

Our vision is:

Excellence in teaching and learning for all, achieved through an enjoyable and professional community team effort, which recognises and values the uniqueness and achievements of every child.

Our Aims are:

To provide a welcoming atmosphere where staff and pupils work together to create a happy, secure, caring and stimulating environment.

Pupils and staff work in partnership with parents, governors and the wider community.

Pupils experience a broad and balanced curriculum, in a well resourced school, with high quality teaching and learning experiences.

All pupils are given the opportunity to achieve their full potential, whether in academic work, artistic work, sport or play.         

Progress and achievements of all pupils across the curriculum will be recognised and valued.

All pupils are given the opportunity to develop responsibility, self-esteem, respect for others, their community and planet.

All pupils are encouraged to respect the beliefs, culture and moral values within the community and globally.

To provide an environment that will enable children to lead a healthy lifestyle and the ability to look after themselves; (physically, emotionally, socially and economically) and others in the wider community.

To encourage children to make a positive contribution to our school and the local community and to appreciate their place in the wider world.