Aims & Ethos 

St Mary's Ethos 

Every child is happy, safe and stimulated by our curriculum and environment, inspiring them to become confident, caring and independent learners for life.


 St Mary's Aims

  • A school which has children and learning at the heart of everything we do
  • A school where moral, social, spiritual, and cultural development underpins academic achievement
  • Inspirational learning opportunities which build skills for life
  • An inclusive curriculum which provides a range of enjoyable opportunities in which to participate and shine
  • A listening school where children and adults know their views are important, respected and acted upon
  • A warm, positive environment where we value determination, recognise achievement and celebrate success at all levels
  • A sense of team where children and adults feel appreciated and respected
  • As a Church school we aim to nurture the development of the whole child, in a Christian environment
  • We will encourage all children to achieve their full potential: intellectually, socially and physically, in a happy, caring, healthy and safe environment. We aim to give children an excellent education that will provide a firm foundation for their future learning
  • We value and respect the role of all contributors to the school community including parents and carers as educators of their own children. We seek to develop a strong partnership between home, school and the wider community
  • At St Mary’s School we seek to maintain a vibrant, happy school where the whole school community work together to achieve these aims