Mission & Aims

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The school motto: “ad vitam paramus” (we prepare for life) sums up our school community goals for all pupils.

We aim to provide:

  • A broad, balanced, differentiated and creative curriculum

  • Equal opportunities for all regardless of sex, race, colour, age, creed or disability

  • High quality teaching and learning

  • A stimulating, challenging and positive ethos where everyone is valued and achievements are celebrated

  • Opportunities for parents to support their children’s education and the life of the school

We aim to enable each pupil to:

  • Develop morally, socially, culturally and spiritually, embracing the GEMS Education core values of Leading Through Innovation, Pursuing Excellence, Growing by Learning and Global Citizenship

  • Value learning and to be reliable, honest, resourceful, flexible and responsible

  • Develop a positive self-image with the ability to express themselves confidently

  • Become aware of the needs of others, developing a caring, supportive and responsible attitude

  • Be able to work individually and in groups, encouraging and helping others

  • Work hard; reflect upon progress; set challenging targets; achieve the highest standards possible

  • Use new technologies appropriately to enhance their learning

  • Take part in a wide range of activities contributing fully to the life of the school

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