Ethos & Mission Statement

Stansfield Hall Church of England / Free Church Primary School strives to meet the needs of all our children by providing a stimulating and challenging all round education in a caring environment.

To achieve this we will:

  • Promote the Christian ethos and celebrate our uniqueness.
  • Enable each child to reach their full potential irrespective of gender, culture or ability.
  • Provide a safe and secure place in which each child feels valued and happy.
  • Provide a broad and balanced curriculum, which allows for continuity and progression and meets the needs of each individual child.
  • Provide an environment, which is exciting and visually stimulating.
  • Prepare children for life, socially and educationally.

For the children in our school we will:

  • Provide positive role models, both from the wider community and from our parents and staff.
  • Monitor all visitors to our school and teach the children to challenge all strangers with politeness and confidence.
  • Put into practice all the policies of the school.
  • Listen to all their worries and needs, respecting confidentiality where it is appropriate.
  • Respond positively by recognising and rewarding good behaviour and achievements by praise, stickers and certificates.
  • Plan and assess all aspects of the curriculum, recording their progress.
  • Differentiate the curriculum to ensure that each child achieves his/ her full potential.
  • Display a variety of children’s work carefully throughout the school in order to value individual contributions and promote self-esteem.
  • Give them the opportunity to participate in a wide range of new and challenging experiences.
  • Continue to forge close links and relationships with home and other community members and provide a welcoming environment for parents in which they are true partners.