Vision and Ethos

Ethos

Our school fosters a welcoming, caring, stimulating and secure environment which encourages development in all aspects of children’s growth as learners. The nurturing of all within the school based on Christian attitudes of tolerance, care concern and forgiveness enables the broadening of horizons and the development of children’s all round potential.

 

Vision, Value and Aims

Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre C of E VC Primary School aims to…

  • provide activities and experiences which enable children to flourish and achieve their potential academically, spiritually, morally, socially and creatively
  • provide a high quality education in a happy, Christian learning environment where everyone is respected
  • deliver a wide-ranging, stimulating and challenging curriculum, helping all to develop enquiring minds and independence in learning to enable pupils to become lifelong learners
  • meet pupils’ diverse needs by overcoming barriers to learning, identifying those vulnerable to underachievement and putting in place appropriate measures to enable them to access education
  • enable our pupils to gain an understanding of other peoples’ lives and how their decisions and choices affect others in our community and globally
  • develop a range of skills, attitudes and values which will prepare pupils to lead healthy, safe and fulfilling lives, to be active citizens and to make a positive contribution to the wider world
  • promote and achieve the highest possible standards of behaviour, courtesy, work and care by always giving our best and providing opportunities for everyone to reach their potential
  • give responsibility to children and develop their sense of self-worth and a positive self-image as a foundation for learning
  • acknowledge, value and develop the major role of parents in the education of their children and to involve them in school self-evaluation
  • to be approachable and inspire confidence in everyone who is part of the Hawsker and Stainsacre community by valuing their contribution
  • to create an ethos where respect, compassion, sensitivity, tolerance, support and concern for others reflects our values and beliefs and where good behaviour is expected