Vision and Values

We, at St John the Evangelist CE Primary School provide a happy, nurturing and supportive environment founded on the principles of the Christian faith; helping to develop children’s spiritual growth and moral understanding. All members of our school community are valued and respected, so that everyone can have a positive attitude to themselves, others and life.

The values we hold for our school, support our mission statement of: caring for others, achieving excellence.

Respect

We care for ourselves, each other, the environment and our community.

‘So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you.’ Matthew 7:12

Unity

We are individuals with a sense of belonging, united through cooperation.

‘May the God who gives endurance and encouragement, give you a spirit of unity.’ Romans 15:5

Self-Belief

We develop self-confidence and determination to achieve our unique potential.

‘I press on towards the goal to win the prize for which God has called me.’ Philippians 3:13-14

Success

We recognise and are proud to celebrate, the achievements of all.

‘Please grant success to the journey I have begun.’ Genesis 24:42

Responsibility

We all play our part to reflect upon, challenge and improve the way we lead our lives and how we use our talents.

‘Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them.’ Romans 12:6-8

Inspire

We develop curiosity, risk taking and a love of learning in a creative environment.

‘For nothing is impossible with God.’ Luke 1:37

 

‘We are the children of God, and what we will be has not yet been known.’ John 3:2

 

Promoting British Values

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'A calm, caring and harmonious ethos pervades the school.' Ofsted 2014