Mission Statement

 

At Chesham we are committed to doing everything possible to enable pupils to reach their potential.

  • We have high expectations.
  • We care for and respect all pupils equally.
  • We encourage positive and considerate attitudes

 

The aims of the school are:-
 

To help pupils develop lively, enquiring minds, the ability to question & argue rationally & to apply themselves to tasks & physical skills.

To help pupils acquire knowledge in a fast changing world which will serve them in the present & prepare them for the future. 
To help pupils to use language & number effectively.

To instil respect for religious & moral values, & tolerance of other races, religions, & ways of life; respect for self & others regardless of race, gender or creed.

To help pupils to understand the world in which they live, & the inter-dependence of individuals, groups & nations.

To encourage pupils to respect, understand & look after their environment & to understand the impact of their actions upon it.

To help pupils to appreciate human achievements & aspirations & the potential that they may have to offer to society.

To recognize the individuality of all pupils & provide for their special needs.

To encourage children to enjoy & participate in all aspects of school life, including after school activities such as sports, arts & music.

To guide & help children to lead healthy lifestyles.

To provide a safe environment for our children at school & provide guidance on how they can stay safe in their everyday life.

 

We want to instill a life-long love of learning in our children so that they may continue to enjoy school and life beyond; to provide an inspiring, memorable primary school experience to prepare them for their future and to recognise the successes and achievements of all our children in whatever areas they occur.