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Norton St Nicholas C of E (VA) Primary School

Live, learn and love in faith, respect and trust

School Values

Our school values are at the core of everything we do. They underpin our teaching and learning, and provide an environment which prepares our pupils as confident, happy citizens.

Vision and Values

Live, learn and love in faith, respect and trust


Norton St. Nicholas CofE (VA) Primary:
• Building a modern and creative learning environment,
• Building creative, passionate and respectful learners who make good progress,
• Building a well-motivated and professionally developed staff team,
• Building a well-renowned community school linked to wide ranging communities,
• Building Christian values.


Mission statement
· To educate and nurture our children, recognising their uniqueness, inspiring them to reach their full potential and enabling them to live a caring and successful life, guided by God’s Love.


Values and virtues at Norton St Nicholas CofE (VA) Primary School


The school, through much consultation, has developed a set of values and virtues to develop and grow at our school. The list below identifies these values and virtues.


Communication Confidence Consideration         
Co-operation Determination Empathy
Fairness Forgiveness Friendship
Genorosity Honesty Hope
Humility Justice Kindness
Love Passion Peace
Perseverance Respect Responsibility
Service Thankfulness Trust
Understanding Unity  


These are developed through many aspects of school life such as through worship, PSHE, character education, etc.
As well as being recognised as widely agreeable values, these values at Norton St. Nicholas will be linked to biblical principles in order to strengthen our Christian ethos. All values are grounded in our Christian character.
In addition to the set of unique school identified values, the school recognises the importance of celebrating, teaching and promoting British Values; these are identified by the Department for Education as:
• democracy;
• the rule of law;
• individual liberty and mutual respect; and
• tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs