Ethos & Values “To work in partnership to educate, nurture and empower.” MISSION STATEMENT To achieve outstanding outcomes for the children in our community by providing an innovative, challenging and linear learning experience that equips them to live content and successful lives. VISION AND VALUES Our Vision Statement: “Excellence & Enjoyment Are Achievable” Our school values are embedded throughout the curriculum and within all areas of school life. Our school values of being ‘Respectful, Responsible and Hard-working’ form our ‘St. George’s Way’. St. George’s Way Be kind, supportive and caring to all Be polite and show good manners in all that you do Treat others the way you would like to be treated Show respect for out school and other people’s belongings Always try to do your best As a school we aim to: Foster a safe, calm and happy atmosphere which results in the highest standards of behaviour, courtesy and consideration for others Encourage children to develop a positive growth mindset which enables them to tackle new challenges Celebrate differences and value cultural diversity Provide an interesting and stimulating curriculum which helps to develop lively enquiring minds and independent learners Promote environmental and ecological awareness within the school and the wider community Nurture and celebrate individual ability and talent through the provision of a wide range of opportunities and enrichment activities The above are specific to St. George’s and fit with the Vision and Values of Empower Trust.