• We believe that a happy and inspiring school community will lead to outstanding achievement in all areas of school life.
  • Traditional values are important to us. We expect our pupils to be honest, respectful, considerate, caring, friendly and help others at all times.
  • We believe taking responsibility is part of growing up. We expect pupil to have a positive attitude to learning and a desire to constantly improve themselves as a person.
  • We expect our pupils to do the right thing, choose the right path even when it proves challenging.


  • Pupils should be excited, engaged and challenged in their learning. We recruit specialist teachers who are passionate, enthusiastic and have great imagination for communicating their subject.
  • We believe pupils should ask questions, think and develop resilience by understanding that practice and hard work will make them better at all aspects of life and prepare them fully for life after school.
  • We expect pupils to have the drive to better themselves, challenge themselves and aspire to the future they dream of.


  • We expect exemplary behaviour and conduct both in and out of school. We recognise that the reputation of our pupils helps open doors to opportunities for them.
  • We believe it is important to develop the whole person, building self-confidence and developing transferable skills. One way we do this is through our comprehensive programme of extra-curricular activities including sports, arts, clubs, Duke of Edinburgh Award and leadership opportunities.
  • We believe in an inclusive community and focus on the needs of individuals. We expect pupils to respect the views and beliefs of others and demonstrate tolerance and understanding.


  • We are constantly looking to innovate. We expect pupils to be willing to get involved and try new things both in the school and the wider community.
  • We expect our pupils to work hard, complete homework and participate in charitable and school events.