Aims of the School


At Hursthead Infant School we aim:


  • to create a positive atmosphere in all aspects of school life, in which everyone is clear about the expectations of themselves and others


  • to provide a happy, stimulating and purposeful environment


  • to provide a commitment to the highest standards of teaching and learning, underpinned by a continuing programme of staff development


  • to offer a range of teaching and learning styles, to enhance the children’s development and enable them to achieve their maximum potential


  • to encourage individuals to become self-confident and independent learners


  • to ensure equality of opportunity by nurturing an awareness and respect for the beliefs and values of others


  • to maintain a welcoming, safe and secure environment


  • to cultivate a partnership with parents, Governors and the wider community