St John's C.E. Primary Academy

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The Aim is that Our Children Will Become

Successful Learners

who make progress and achieve

Confident Individuals

who lead safe and healthy lives

Responsible Citizens

who make a positive contribution to society


Successful learners who:

  • have the essential learning skills of literacy, numeracy and information, communication technology and the arts;
  • are creative, resourceful and able to identify and solve problems;
  • develop their scientific and technological thinking;
  • have enquiring minds and think for themselves to process information, reason, question and evaluate;
  • communicate well in a range of ways;
  • understand how they learn, and learn from their mistakes;
  • are able to learn independently and with others;
  • know about big ideas and events that shape our world;

foster a love of learning and are motivated to achieve their full potential now and in the future.

Confident individuals who:

  • understand the meaning and significance of the Christian faith and its values through the experience offered;
  • have secure religious, spiritual and personal moral values and beliefs, and have principles to distinguish right from wrong;
  • have a sense of self-worth and personal identity;
  • relate well to others and form good relationships;
  • are self-aware and deal well with their emotions;
  • become increasingly independent and are able to take the initiative and organise themselves;
  • make healthy lifestyle choices;
  • are physically competent and confident;
  • take managed risks and stay safe;
  • recognise their talents and have ambitions;
  • are willing to try new things and make the most of opportunities;
  • are open to excitement and inspiration offered by the natural world and human achievements

Responsible citizens who:

  • are well prepared for life and work;
  • are enterprising;
  • are able to work cooperatively with others;
  • respect the needs and feelings of other and act with integrity;
  • understand their own and others’ cultures and traditions, within the context of British heritage, and have a strong sense of their own place in the world;
  • appreciate the benefits of diversity;
  • challenge injustice, are committed to human rights and strive to live peaceably with others;
  • sustain and improve the environment, locally and globally;
  • take account of the needs of present and future generations in the choices they make;
  • can change things for the better.