Our Vision and Values
Nurturing within our community; aspiration, self-worth, courage, a respect for learning, the drive for a successful personal and collective future and the desire for all to achieve and prosper.
|Our Strategic Commitment, Purpose & Intent|
Our purpose and direction - providing the secure platform to promote and develop innovative, creative, pro-active leadership practices at all levels, which confidently address the academy’s needs.
Our personal development - to ensure basic needs are met so that every student, no matter their starting point, has equal chance to thrive.
Our personalised curriculum - to offer an exciting and engaging curriculum which promotes different pathways to success. To raise aspirations and develop a thirst for challenge through a curriculum which promotes confidence and self-belief to succeed.
Our creative learning - providing a personalised curriculum that utilises student strengths & is relevant, accessible and progressive. Integral to every part of the curriculum will be the fundamental values critical to social well-being, including self-discipline, resilience, respect, honesty, work ethic, trust & compassion.
Our performance and progress - to achieve a culture of learning through Opportunities, Ambition and Outcomes
Our character and relationships - to create a clear sense of identity and self – worth in every learner through our daily interactions, providing a safe, secure and happy climate for learning.
Our engagement and impact - to improve the holistic outcomes for all learners; providing equity of opportunity in a climate of mutual respect, by breaking down any barriers to learning, thereby enabling everyone to have what they need to succeed.
Our professional learning - to empower all staff to teach engaging, stimulating lessons, that take risks, in order that all children have the same life chances as everyone, regardless of their starting point.
The individual - seeing each person as unique, valuable and important regardless of background, race, gender, belief or other personal characteristic.
Our community - recognising the importance of our local communities, their contribution to present and future generations, and their role in making a fairer and safer society.
Our environment - recognising the uniqueness and fragility of the environment and the importance of sustainable development.
Diversity - recognising the value of diversity and its contribution to a richer and more inclusive society.
Care and support - helping each other and understanding that we all need support at certain times in our lives.
Respect - treating everyone with respect, valuing their humanity and going ‘that extra mile’ to support each other.