The curriculum at St John’s is designed to provide all pupils with a challenging and balanced education that continually builds upon their prior knowledge to enabling them to reach their full potential in all areas of the curriculum, discover their talents and prepare to be responsible, 21st Century Christians. It is our vision that we shape our pupils so that they understand how to make a positive contribution to their community and wider society, with an awareness of the challenges we face as human beings. The Gospel Values of love, respect, honesty, generosity, creativity responsibility and justice are at the heart of all we do at St John’s and our curriculum aims to make these real and relevant in every area of school life; transforming thinking into actions. This is echoed in our mission statement – Loving to learn; Learning to Love.
he needs of all pupils can be met; ensuring progress within the environment of high quality first wave teaching, supported by targeted, tailored interventions. A carefully sequenced, topic based approach to learning, encompassing high quality creative subject teaching across the curriculum,
Enjoyment of the curriculum is demonstrated through the children’s high achievements, excellent attendance, their confidence and exemplary behaviour. Our data reflects this with attainment consistently above national and local results. Pupils feel safe, loved and certainly thrive at St John’s.
For more information on the curriculum please read our curriculum newsletters and follow the link to the National Curriculum Website. National Curriculum in England: Primary