Whole-school values & vision

Our vision: Orchards is a fully inclusive school where everyone can develop their skills and achieve their best within a Christian setting.

Our aims:

  • For children to be independent learners and thinkers
  • For children staff and parents work actively in partnership
  • To inspire a love for learning
  • To provide a relevant curriculum for all
  • For children to value themselves
  • To foster a sense of belonging to our community hub
  • To support all children to realise their full potential
Our values: We want every child to be safe and happy in our school. We believe that the key to this is for us all to have self-respect, respect for others and respect for property.

Everyone has the right to:

  • feel safe and cared for;
  • be able to learn to the best of their ability;
  • be able to develop their skills;
  • be treated equally irrespective of gender, race, physical characteristics or any other factors;
  • learn and play without disruption;
  • support.

Everyone is expected to:

  • be responsible for themselves;
  • be respectful of the rights of others;
  • try their best in everything they do.
Bullying and racism are positively discouraged at Orchards.