Visions and Values
SAWTRY INFANT SCHOOL
Our school motto is:
Be caring, be happy and always do our best!
At Sawtry Infant School we aim to provide a quality learning environment in which all children are given the opportunity to achieve their full potential and become valued and responsible members of the community.
We place a strong emphasis upon literacy and mathematics and provide opportunities for the children to apply these skills in everyday life. We aim to equip all our pupils with the tools for future learning.
Our Curriculum Drivers. These 6 drivers shape our school curriculum.
Enjoyment Confidence Independence Resilience Creativity Imagination
Our school is a place where children:
Learn to observe, investigate, question and think for themselves
Gain skills, knowledge and concepts in every area of the curriculum
Develop imagination and creativity
- Acquire attitudes that foster the desire to learn
- Celebrate achievement
Our children are encouraged to develop personal qualities such as:
Confidence, independence and self worth
Commitment, perseverance and self-discipline
Sensitivity for others
Respect and tolerance
An understanding of moral values
- Building resilience
We endeavour to create an environment where children:
Can develop intellectually, physically, emotionally and spiritually
- Are challenged and encouraged to achieve standards of excellence regardless of race, religion, ability, social background, age or gender.
Underpinning this we recognise the importance of keeping learning ‘FUN’ and have developed the following values to support our ethos and permeate through our school:
Fulfilling our potential
Understanding each other
Nurturing and safe