Our vision is to create a respectful, happy, safe and stimulating learning environment where children are nurtured to thrive intellectually, emotionally, physically, socially and spiritually.
As a school, we have introduced 5 key values, that aim to promote and prepare pupils for life in school and in a British Society.
The 5 values are to be upheld by all children and adults in school and will help us to work as a team to ensure we all reach our full potential.
The 5 values are:
As a Thrive approach school, we use techniques in large groups, small groups and on a one to one basis, both inside and outside the classroom so that all children are able to choose to follow and uphold these values.
Below is a list of the aims that the school has prioritised for achieving our vision.
|1. Pupils’ Progress - Achievement and Standards||We want to create a school:|
|• Which has high standards of achievement|
|• In which all lessons taught are good or better|
• Where a clear emphasis is placed on Reading,
Writing and Numeracy
• Which prepares children for the next stage of
• Which challenges our children to achieve their
|• In which progress is celebrated|
2. Pupils’ Personal Development and
|We want to create a school in which children:|
|• Are happy, valued and safe|
|• Are independent in their learning|
|• Develop the enthusiasm to become lifelong learners|
• Promote respect for themselves, others and
|• Develop enquiring minds and a spirit of curiosity|
|3. Quality of Provision||We aim to create a school:|
• Which makes the most of the local environment
in children’s learning
• Where staff are committed to their own learning
journey and the sharing of quality practice
|• Which achieves value for money|
• Which provides training/career progression for
|4. Leadership & Management||We aim to create a school:|
|• Which has excellent Leadership & Management|
|• Which nurtures and creates leaders at all levels|
|• Which communicates effectively with stakeholders|
|5. Hillary Primary is unique because||We aim to create a school which will:|
|• Place the emphasis on the joy of learning in it many forms|
|• Place a strong emphasis on music, sport, art and drama|
• Encourage children, staff, parents and local community
to work together as a team
|• Embrace technology|