At Longthorpe Primary School we work to achieve the following aims which encompass our school ethos/values and in doing so SUCCEED in life!

 

S

upport all children, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or disability, in achieving high standards in all areas of the curriculum and in attitude and behaviour.

U

nderpin children’s spiritual and moral development through the curriculum and in the general life of the school.

C

reate a lively, stimulating, caring and happy atmosphere in which each child can develop positive relationships, with understanding and respect for all and where all children can have fun.

C

atch children’s imagination with high quality teaching across a broad and balanced curriculum, differentiated to suit varying abilities and learning styles.

E

ncourage children to be confident and self-motivated, to take advantage of opportunities, to develop their own investigations and to develop an enthusiasm for life-long learning.

E

nsure clear leadership and effective management and make efficient use of the school’s resources in order to achieve the best possible learning outcomes.

D

evelop good, supportive working relationships between staff, children, parents, carers, governors and the wider community.