Our Vision

Let all that you do be done in love.

1 Corinthians 16:14

Within our tradition as a Church of England (VA) Primary School, we are committed to making St Mary & St John an inclusive environment, fostering curiosity, spirituality, creativity and respect. At our school we want everyone to be valued, to explore the joy of learning, and to achieve their full potential.


Our Values

Love                           ‘Let all that you do be done in love.’ (1 Cor.16: 14)

Inclusion                    Kindness, consideration and access to opportunities and resources for everyone.

Curiosity                    We ask questions about the world and look for answers.

We want to know things and to learn.

Spirituality                 We are thoughtful about our human spirit, our meaning in the world and our place within it.

Creativity                   We encourage everyone to use their imagination, follow their interests, try things out.

Respect                     We respect and value each other as individuals and as members of groups.

We respect and value differences.

Learning                    We gain knowledge, develop our understanding, learn new skills.

Achievement            We make progress. We try hard. We take steps towards the future.

We help each other get ready to make the most of our opportunities.


School Rules

These are rules for every child and adult in our school. They go alongside our mission statement to help us to be a safe and happy place where we can all learn.