Ethos & Values

We value:
  • Every child as an individual and treat them with fairness and respect.
  • A supportive and stimulating environment which promotes achievement, effort and success.
  • An ethos that is inclusive and which recognises and celebrates individual skills and opinions through collaborative working.
  • Learning partnerships between home, pupils, staff and the wider community.
  • The importance of health and well being for all.
  • The environment, and strive to foster a caring attitude towards our world.

We promote high achievement and learning for life by encouraging pupils and staff to:

  • Always give of their best and to the best of their ability.
  • Strive for high standards in all areas through self motivation, self confidence and self esteem.
  • Respect and care for others irrespective of age, race, gender, ability or belief.
  • Work independently and collaboratively as part of a Team.
  • Develop life long enthusiasm for learning.
  • Become responsible members of the community and have pride in themselves and the school.
  • Be happy and secure individuals with a sense of purpose and a real voice that is heard.
  • Foster enquiring minds with an ability to listen and make positive contributions.

Northstead Acronym

N - Never giving up

O - Opportunities for all

R - Respecting self, others and the environment

T - Team work

H - High quality Teaching and Learning

S - Sharing and celebrating

T - Trying our best

E - Enthusiasm, excellence and enjoyment

A - Achievement

D - Developing independence