Our Vision and Values Committee consists of:
Rev K Hilsden (Chair); Mr D Hall (Clerk); Mrs L Clayton, , Mrs S Krige and Mr D Frost
The main function of this committee is to ensure clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction.
During the Academic Year 2021-2022 the Vision and Values Committee have:
Undertaken joint projects between the church and school which were encouraged and acknowledged.
Shared impact through the Shining Flames especially around Black History and COP2021.
Shared impact of worship and children’s comments and observations – this has gone beyond the Shining Flames with all pupils now having an opportunity to comment and observe.
Established clearer links with local clergy acknowledged and appreciated both in school and through joint projects.
Shining Flames involved with the wider Methodist circuit.
Developing an award for children who have contributed in different ways to the community through fundraising and other ways.
Writing on Pentecost from the children shared in various churches.
During the 2021-2022 academic year this impact of this committee has been reflected in:
Promotion of the church distinctiveness of our school;
Development of joint projects between church and school;
Website development in respect of explanation of the school vision and mission statement;
Supporting pastoral needs for staff and pupils;
Development of The John Welsey Letting our Light Shine Award