Our Vision

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Our Vision

Following Christian principles based on the teachings of Jesus, where every person is loved and accepted by God, our vision is to prepare all our young people academically, physically, emotionally and spiritually, so they realise their God-given potential, becoming lifelong learners and effective contributors to our global community.

Our Mission

Our Vision defines our Mission: to create a centre of learning excellence, with high standards and expectations, that promotes and celebrates achievement, participation and well-being.

Our Aims and Values

To realise our Vision and achieve our Mission, our Aims and Values are to:

➢ Offer a broad, rich and exciting curriculum in a stimulating Christian environment that recognises and develops every person's potential, individual skills and talents.
➢ Encourage self-confidence, independence of thought and self-motivation to prepare our young people for the challenges of the future.
➢ Nurture and develop a team environment that encourages and supports all staff in their professional development, well-being and personal fulfillment.
➢ Continue to nurture and grow a learning community where our pupils, their families, staff and governors have a real sense of family and belonging.
➢ Be a focal point at the heart of our local community, building strong and cohesive links with the wider community and the world at large.
➢ Promote the values of respect, kindness, compassion, fairness, forgiveness, love, honesty and trust.
➢ Learn for Life and be everything we can be.

Academy News 16th October 2017

Dear All, This week the Academy has celebrated its patron’s Feast Day. Saint Edward the Confessor’s prayer is below: Lord, you raised Saint Edward, king and confessor, to excel in good government and faithful service. May these ideals survive and flourish among us through his prayers. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in […]

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Operation Christmas Child

As part of our preparation for Christmas and in line with our Academy RESPECT ethos and values we are collecting and creating shoe boxes full of gifts as part of the Operation Christmas Child project. Over the next few weeks during House time, pupils are requested to bring in items to put in a box to be sent to a […]

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Academy News 9th October 2017

Dear all, the week has had the joy of the Harvest moon, by definition the full moon that is seen nearest to the time of the autumn equinox. Its light has lit the path of many people over the ages but reminded me the bible verse: “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it” John […]

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St Edward’s Academy Poppy Project

As part of our Remembrance Day activities this year, the Creative Studies Department are planning an outdoor poppy display which will be installed at the front of our school. We would like to invite all of our pupils and their families to contribute to the display by making one or more recycled plastic bottle poppies and/or donating clean, clear plastic […]

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Academy News 2nd October 2017

Dear All, The month of September is complete, harvest and now autumn are upon us and the nights are drawing in. However our community is developing and thriving in all elements of its existence more and more each day. Within the Academy this week we have begun the process of electing our Form representatives who will provide the voice for […]

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Academy News 25th September 2017

Dear All, We are now entering the final week of September and the summer holidays seem like a distant memory. In the Academy this week we have been joined by Reverend Irons who has led some of our assemblies and led our worship; thank you to him for coming in and supporting us. This week has also given us the […]

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