Ethos and values

In This Section

“Respect for all, achievement for all”

We will encourage each student to strive for their personal best in intellectual, physical, spiritual, moral, social and cultural growth.

Our vision for The Holgate Academy is that we will be outstanding through:

  • Improving attainment for students by ensuring that all students, including that receive pupil premium, achieve better than expected progress
  • Ensure that all students experience high quality teaching characterised by high expectations that engage, challenges and supports them in their learning
  • Recruit and retain pupils through an innovative curriculum alongside a positive, happy learning environment
  • Develop capacity in leadership at all levels to sustain improvement, focusing on strong and supportive teams, robust quality assurance and tracking systems.

Respect for all

We at The Holgate Academy aim to provide:

  • A secure, happy and caring community for all members of the academy
  • A confident understanding of the basic British values of individual liberty, respect, rule of law, tolerance and democracy
  • Support for all individuals regardless of their race, gender or disability to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to achieve their fullest potential in a rapidly changing world
  • An understanding of, and respect for, a wide range of religious values, languages and cultural traditions
  • An environment that encourages positive parental and community involvement
  • To promote healthy lifestyles.

Achievement for all

We at The Holgate Academy aim to provide:

  • Good teaching in a broad and balanced curriculum, underpinned by an effective approach to the development of children and young people for life in modern Britain
  • Encouragement of an enjoyment for life-long learning
  • A curriculum that is stimulating, broad, balanced, innovative and creative
  • A learning environment that encourages individuals to take responsibly for their own learning
  • Opportunities to celebrate achievement.
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