Mission and Aims

Mission Statement

Our school is small enough to allow each child to feel that they are members of a large family, valued in their own right.The staff and governors of our school seek to create a stimulating Christian environment in which children are happy, well-motivated and secure. We strive to develop your childs full potential through encouraging positive relationships and good communications between home, school, church and the wider community. Through a variety of rich experiences and by promoting high academic standards, we want your child to be fully equipped to contribute to the world beyond as a valued member of Christian society.


School Aims


To create a stimulating Christian environment in which children are happy, well motivated and feel secure

  • To develop self esteem, independence and confidence
  • To encourage respect for self and others
  • To respect and have an understanding of others' beliefs and ways of life
  • To foster equal opportunities
     

To equip children for life

  • To develop the concept of right and wrong and encourage the highest possible standards of behaviour
  • To develop a sense of responsibility
  • To nurture a feeling of being valued and valuing others
  • To appreciate and respect the contributions of all
  • To care for and look after the wider environment beyond school
  • To ensure the needs of all pupils are met, including those with Special Educational Needs
     

To promote high academic standards

  • To develop enquiring minds
  • To provide the opportunity for all to achieve their full potential
  • To provide all pupils with equal access to a broad and balanced education
  • To encourage a sense of personal achievement and pride in work
  • To develop and reward all achievements
     

To develop and encourage positive relationships and good communications between home, school, church and the wider community

  • To ensure all are working towards a common goal
  • To make and sustain links with outside agencies
  • To value the involvement of parents, governors, parishioners and the community.

Contact the School

Melling St Wilfrid CE Primary School

Lodge Lane
Melling
Carnforth
LA6 2RE

Main Contact: Mrs. Fiona Ip

Tel: 015242 21538