Our Values

At Benton Dene School we will be:

 Valued

We recognise that every individual is unique

 

  • We believe that everyone should be valued for their differences and we will promote respect, understanding and sensitivity
  • We will foster a sense of self-esteem and self-worth 
  • We want everyone to be happy, healthy, confident contributors to their community

Challenged

We believe that high expectations are the key to success

 

  • We will set and review challenging targets for individuals, groups and the whole school
  • We will challenge everyone to “be the best that they can be”

 Supported

We recognise that a safe, stimulating, happy environment will support learning

 

  • We will actively support all partners in their contributions to the well-being and learning of our school, local and wider community
  • We will encourage everyone to make a positive contribution to work, social and leisure activities
  • We will support members of our school community as individuals in achieving their personal aspirations and goals

Successful

We believe that success is important to every individual

 

  • We will identify and nurture and creativity and communication of individuals through a broad range of experiences and challenges
  • We will recognise, measure and reward success in many ways across a range of personal, academic and social achievements
  • We will recognise every achievement however small the step

Our Vision

Our vision is to inspire a lifelong love of learning and to unlock the potential that lies within all our children, preparing them to be happy, confident and successful in all stages of their life as well as being responsible citizens.  This vision is driven by our desire for all stakeholders to share a passionate commitment to learning, recognising and celebrating the uniqueness of each individual learner.