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St Chad’s Church of England Primary School

Vision, Mission, Values and Drivers

St Chad’s Church of England Primary School – Compassion, Service and Excellence


School Vision

The Lord is my Shepherd; I shall not want...' Psalm 23. With this belief in our hearts, we aim to develop well-rounded members of society who give service willingly; who flourish personally and therefore have a positive impact both socially and morally on the wider world.

School Mission statement


We develop resilient and resourceful children who become responsible and respectful of themselves and their learning environment through compassion, service and excellence.

School Values and Drivers


Respect: We show respect to the whole community and the wider world

Resilience: We try harder when things get difficult

Responsibility: We are in control of our own actions - for ourselves and towards the world around us

Resourcefulness: We have the ability to find ways to overcome difficulties


Excellence: Striving for 100% in everything we do, demonstrated through hard work and determination and the ability to impact the world around us.

Compassion: Like the Good Samaritan, we understand the needs of others and show care in our actions

Service: As in Psalm 23, we guide and provide for each other willingly for the improvement of community



The School Prospectus provides a comprehensive overview of St. Chad’s.  It is divided into two sections: Section 1 presents the philosophical position of the school, whilst Section 2 deals with more practical information including an overview of the school’s perspective on encouraging positive social interaction. To view the current prospectus please click St Chads School Prospectus 2023