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Vision and Aims

Our Vision

Explore, Learn and Flourish

Together we take our first steps to be the best we can

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Aim

To work in partnership with parents to help children to achieve the best they can through:

  • Ensuring that everyone is made to feel safe, welcome, valued and respected
  • Providing high quality care and learning in supportive and stimulating environments
  • Supporting and embracing each individual’s unique qualities and needs
  • Sharing children’s progress and achievements with parents and carers and to support them to help their child to learn at home
  • Valuing and respecting parents and carers as their child’s first educator
  • Working in partnership with others to support the needs of our families
  • Reflecting on our practice and responding accordingly so that we meet the needs of the children and their families

Values and Beliefs

We believe that:

  • Everyone should be made to feel welcome, valued and respected
  • We all have the right to achieve our full potential.
  • Children adults learn most effectively through first-hand experiences, play and talk
  • Everyone learns best when they are happy, secure and have a high sense of well being
  • Children and achieve when we know them well and respond to their developmental needs and interests.
  • Children and families need to feel safe and secure within our schoolworkman-ps
  • Children thrive when parents/carers, staff and children share their learning
  • We should support parents to be the best parents they can
  • It is important to use feedback in order to evaluate our work and to plan future provision
  • Seeking the views of all those involved in the school is important and helps us plan future developments
  • Equality should be promoted, diversity celebrated and discrimination addressed
  • Everyone has a valuable role in shaping the future of Arlesdene