St Mary's Church of England
St Mary's
Church of England
Voluntary Aided Primary School
“Aspiring for Excellence”
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Our Vision and Values

We want to share the school's vision and values with you, please read the information below:

We Aspire for Excellence in a Christian Learning Environment


Our ethos and aims are built around our christian school values of respect, truthfulness, friendship, trust, perseverance and compassion.


Our ethos:

  • St Mary's is an inclusive, supportive and friendly school
  •  We encourage children to aspire to excellence withing a christian learning environment and to achieve high standards within the context of a rich and varied curriculum
  • we value the contribution that every child makes to the school
  • we provide a firm foundation that will equip children for the opportunities and challenges of the modern world


Our aims:

  • to educate children to the highest possible standards, by providing a curriculum which fosters their imagination and creative potential
  • to help children to have a positive self image which enables them to make good choices, to communicate confidently and show consideration for others at all times
  • to stimulate children's desire for learning both as individuals and as part of a team
  • to encourage all individuals to celebrate their own and other cultures
  • to enable all children to have access to the opportunities provided by the school
  • to encourage personal and professional development for all staff whilst maintaining a work-life balance
  • to develop parent partnerships, to encourage a sense of community and to facilitate community use of the school premises