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Faith . Courage . Confidence . Service
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Mission Statement

As a Catholic comprehensive school following the tradition of Ursuline education we seek the highest standards for all our students.

In an atmosphere of mutual respect, trust and care we work together in the spirit of the Gospel to serve the local community and the Diocese. Through encouragement, responsibility and self-discipline we enable each individual to grow spiritually and intellectually in order to make a unique and positive contribution to society.


  • We value each individual as a person made, known and loved by God
  • We value the whole person, spiritual, physical and intellectual
  • We value forgiveness and reconciliation
  • We value justice, equal opportunities and fairness
  • We value faith development as individuals and as part of communities
  • We value learning, growth and achievement
  • We value serving others and caring for those in need

Aims or Goals

  • We aim to encourage the highest standards of professionalism in our staff through induction, mentoring, in-service training and appraisal
  • We aim to develop the academic potential of pupils to the highest standards possible by individual tutoring, target setting, learning support and induction at different key stages
  • We aim to encourage the knowledge, understanding and practice of Christian faith and prayer
  • We aim to be a welcoming school reflecting our Catholic Christian tradition
  • We aim to (help our pupils) value difference in culture, gender, ability and belief and recognise the richness it brings to our community
  • We aim to develop spiritual awareness through the experience of creative media
  • We aim to promote a positive and responsible approach to health and fitness
  • We aim to encourage individuals to take responsibility for themselves and others and to consider the consequences of their actions
  • We aim to help pupils discover the presence of God in themselves, in others and in our world through experience of revelation in wonder, awe and worship
  • We aim to enable pupils to develop the skills necessary to embrace the changing needs of society
  • We aim to encourage all to show responsibility for and take pride in the physical environment of the school
  • We aim to develop cultural links with students from Europe and beyond and to foster international understanding and overcome prejudice
  • We aim to develop strong links with parents, the parish and local community for the benefit and support of our pupils
  • We aim to encourage pupils and staff to work together and support each other through mutual understanding and co-operation
  • We aim to help pupils to become more aware of the needs of others and take action to support and serve those in need