St Lawrence Church of England Primary School

'Achieving together Learning for life’

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Visions, Values and Aims


St Lawrence Church of England Primary School

‘Achieving together  Learning for life’



Our vision is to be a school rooted in clear Christian values;

where children participate, excel and are proud of their



      School Aims:

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 their education
  • ? Which challenges our children to achieve their full potential

2. Pupils’ Personal Qualities -

Personal Development and

Well Being

We want to create a school in which children:


  •  Are happy and safe
  • ? Feel valued and have high self-esteem
  • ? Achieve behaviour and standards we are proud of
  • ? Live by the Christian Values of the school
  • ? Are independent in their learning
  • ? Begin the journey of lifelong learners
  • ? Understand faith, seek answers to the ‘big questions’ and demonstrate tolerance to all
  • ? Promote respect for themselves, others and the environment
  • ? Develop enquiring minds and a spirit of curiosity
  • ? Are prepared for life in modern Britain

3. Resource Management -

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 becomes a hub of excellence within our local district
  • ? Which provides training/career progression for professionals

4. Leadership & Management

We aim to create a school:


  •  Which has excellent Leadership & Management
  • ? Which creates leaders at all levels
  • ? Which communicates effectively with stakeholders

5. How will we make St

Lawrence CE School

memorable to all?

We aim to create a school which will:


  •  Place the emphasis on enjoying learning at all levels
  • ? Place a strong emphasis on music, sport, the arts and drama
  • ? Encourage children, staff, parents, the church and local community to work together as a team
  • ? Embrace technology
  • ? Promote outdoor learning



Our Core Christian Values:









Our Key Learning Behaviours:









Ethos Statement:

St Lawrence Church of England Primary School has a

Christian foundation which seeks to promote high quality

education for all its pupils. Its ethos is underpinned by

Christian values, which by experience and example provide a

basis for life long learning.