We will create a learning environment that ensures success. We will ensure a safe, caring, supportive
and inclusive school in which academic success will be delivered and the development of individual
flair, creativity, talent and personality will be encouraged.
Our mission is to establish a school that is the natural choice for the parents of North West
Bristol, within a mixed economy of provision. This will be achieved through ensuring a culture of
success and achievement, a refusal to compromise on “excellence” and a commitment to
ensuring that all children achieve their maximum potential. We will focus on attainment within
traditional core subjects (English, Maths, the sciences, (ICT) humanities and at least one
language), whilst providing a rich and exciting curriculum. We also believe that all pupils should
have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of sporting activity, as part of the curriculum,
as an extra-curricular activity; and in competition with other schools.
Our school will play an active and enthusiastic role in the local community. We fully recognize our
responsibilities to our neighbours and the environment.
We aim to rapidly secure the confidence and support of the local community and will fully reciprocate
We will never lose sight of the fact that our school only exists because of the vision,
aspirations and positive support of parents and carers.
Parents typically ask three things about a school. “Will my child be safe &
happy?” “Will s/he achieve well?” “Are parents taken
seriously?” These questions inform the seven main principles of our