Curriculum Aims

Our curriculum aims

Our curriculum should enable all our pupils to become:

Successful learners who enjoy learning, make progress and achieve

Confident individuals who are able to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives

Responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to society


Successful learners who…

Have a good range of Literacy, Numeracy and Information and Communication Technology skills

Reach their potential through creative thinking and the ability to solve problems

Are curious and learn through exploring, questioning and investigating

Communicate well in a range of ways

Understand how they learn and learn from their mistakes

Enjoy learning and are motivated to acquire and retain knowledge

Are able to learn independently or with others

Show initiative, are resourceful and well organised

Know about big ideas and events that shape our world.


Confident individuals who…

Have good self esteem and an awareness of their capabilities and talents

Relate well to others and form good relationships

Are self aware and able to deal with their emotions

Are confident enough to have their own voice and opinion

Know how to maintain a healthy lifestyle

Take managed risks and meet challenges without fear of failure

Are willing to try new things and make the most of opportunities.


Responsible citizens who…

Are well prepared for life and work

Are able to work cooperatively with others and foster a sense of community

Have a growing awareness of their place as citizens of the world

Respect others and are understanding of the view points of others

Understand their own and others’ cultures and traditions

Have a moral awareness and challenge injustice

Are aware of global issues

Can change things for the better