Curriculum – Our Aims

Our Aims:

  • To strive for excellence and high aspiration in all aspects of teaching and learning for all students.
  • To ensure all students realise their full potential in all aspects of their development.
  • To prepare students to be independent, resilient and life-long learners.
  • To provide a caring and safe environment in which the individual’s personality and abilities are valued and fostered.
  • To provide an environment in which creativity, enterprise and initiative are encouraged.
  • To promote sporting, artistic and social activities to develop students’ interests and talents.
  • To ensure that students leave this school fully prepared for the next stage in their education or employment, confident in their skills and prepared for useful, active citizenship.
  • To develop local, regional, national and international partnerships and constantly look for opportunities to extend learning.
  • Have students’ interests at its heart, putting them above those of the school.
  • Have a curriculum that is fit for purpose, offering differentiation and personalisation.
  • To first achieve and then exceed national standards in achievement, attainment and progression.
  • Be committed to excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Provide a broad, balanced and personalised curriculum which will engage, inspire and challenge all our students.
  • Our students will leave St Benedict’s with a sense of faith, captured in their knowledge, courage, personal virtues and self-worth.