Vision and Mission Statement



Our aim at St. Bees Village Primary School is to create a happy, safe and secure environment where every member of the school community    feels valued and respected.  We are a caring and inclusive community, whose values are built on mutual trust and respect for all. We aim to promote the overall well-being of all pupils and ensure they become successful learners, achieving their full potential through a broad and balanced curriculum.  We aim for our pupils to be confident individuals and questioning, responsible, active citizens who care for others and our environment.


  • To ensure that each child can develop and achieve his/her full potential, educationally, socially, morally, spiritually and culturally;
  • To provide a safe and attractive environment where everyone feels welcome, happy and secure; free from disruption, violence, bullying and any form of harassment
  • To provide each young person with the motivation and confidence to learn effectively;
  • To promote self-esteem, self-discipline, proper regard for authority and positive relationships based on mutual respect;
  • To promote a culture of praise and encouragement in which all pupils can achieve;
  • To provide every pupil with appropriate high quality teaching through a broad and balanced curriculum which is appropriately differentiated to meet each pupil’s individual needs;
  • To teach children to respect themselves and others and to take responsibility for their own action and behaviour;
  • To help young people to realise that they are valued members of a global society with a contribution to make to shape the future;
  • To create a partnership of support and effective communication between home, school and the wider community;
  • To provide young people with an informed view of life and develop a strong sense of right and wrong enabling them to become thoughtful, caring members of society;
  • To value each and every child regardless of ability, race, gender or religion;
  • To maintain, develop and consistently apply high standards within the school and enable teachers to develop and use their own professional expertise.

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