Values:These guide our thinking and thread through our ethos and vision.
Respect: Is to ensure that all are treated fairly.
' I was brought up to believe that people were different but equal and that I should treat everyone with the same respect' Malorie Blackman
Perseverance: Perseverance is doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success
' Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did'Newt Gingrich
‘Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed to be certain failure’ Benjamin Disraeli
‘No one succeeds without effort. Those who succeed owe their effort to perseverance’
Integrity: Is being honest and having strong moral principles.
'Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not' Oprah Winfrey.
Kindness:Is being friendly, generous and considerate.
' To the world you may be one person but to one person you may be the world' Dr Seuss
“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” Aesop
“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.” Jesse Jackson
When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world.” – Harold Kushner
Although these maybe the core values we will not be limiting ourselves to a few values. Over time children will be taught a wide range of values.