Stockport School

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Stockport School

Ofsted Good School

Ethos & Values

“Students’ behaviour in lessons and around school is good. Students get on well together and show good respect for each other, the adults working with them and for visitors." - Ofsted


Our Stockport School community is dedicated to inspiring respectful collaboration in an aspirational learning culture.

Our Vision and Ethos

We work with others to create a healthy, safe environment within which all our students can enjoy learning, make progress and achieve high standards. We expect all students to participate fully and make a positive contribution to the school and wider community; and, ultimately become successful, motivated, well-adjusted adults who achieve economic well-being.

Our Vision

What we are aiming to achieve for all of our students? 

  • Achieve high standards in their academic attainment and actively pursue fulfilment in their personal and social development; 
  • Apply and develop their personal, learning and thinking skills across a broad range of programmes; 
  • Excel in aspects of school life beyond the taught curriculum, including taking up and seeking national and international opportunities to further their learning; 
  • Contribute positively to the well-being of the school and the wider community; 
  • Are E-confident learners prepared for living and working in a global society; 
  • Are prepared to contribute positively to society and capable of achieving economic well-being in their chosen career(s); 
  • Go on to further their education; 
  • Understand the importance of learning throughout their lives.

Our Ethos

What characterises our students? 

  • Have an enduring set of commonly held values, and learn and live their lives by these; 
  • Have ‘personal best’ as a consistent goal; 
  • Are well behaved and self-disciplined; 
  • Are motivated, think creatively and are confident learners; 
  • Make informed choices and pursue healthy life-styles; 
  • Are respectful and tolerant of each other and different cultures; 
  • Have a strong sense of community; 
  • Have a strong sense of personal and social responsibility; 
  • Take pride in their own and the school’s achievements; 
  • Enjoy attending Stockport School and take an active part in their learning and school life; 
  • Are involved in the development of the school and help shape their educational experience.

Our Values

How we as a community interpret our values

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