Orchard Church of England Primary School

The school day starts at 8.40 am (all gates open at 8.30 am) and ends at 3.15 pm (all gates open at 3.00 pm)

  1. Key Information
  2. Mission Statement

Mission Statement

 

Vision

To develop confident, committed, co-operative life long learners.

 

 Aims

 

 Every child….

 

  • is happy and achieves their full potential so that they are able to contribute fully in society
  • absorbs knowledge, develops creativity and has an enquiring mind
  • is thoughtful, considerate, has high self-esteem, is tolerant and is morally Christian aware
  • is an independent, self motivated, confident, co-operative and responsible learner
  • understands the importance of equal access to education, irrespective of their ethnic origin, age, disability, gender, religion, social circumstance or ability
  • develops flexibility, adaptability and the skills of problem solving necessary in the modern world
  • develops an awareness of the importance of a healthy and safe life

 

 Mission

  

In order to achieve our aims we will support children experiencing success in….

 

  • a broad, balanced and challenging curriculum
  • a varied programme of extra curricular activities and sporting events, alongside local and residential visits
  • a stimulating, well resourced learning environment
  • a variety of teaching and learning styles where staff expectations of children are high
  • equal access to education irrespective of their ethnic origin, age, disability, gender, religion, social circumstance or ability
  • a cycle of target setting and review by each child, year group and school
  • an ethos of support, challenge and encouragement to succeed to their full potential
  • an atmosphere of collaboration, mutual respect and tolerance
  • a partnership of mutual support between school, home, church and the community