Welcome to our Prospectus, which we hope will provide you with all the information you need. Our school is dedicated to nurturing the talents of every one of our children. Our aim is to help your child reach their true potential. By inspiring them to learn and teaching them independence, we hope to instil the confidence and skills they need to be successful in every aspect of their lives. Mutual respect is at the heart of all our teaching and we are proud that our pupils show outstanding behaviour throughout the school.
Ellenbrook Community Primary School values the huge impact that parents can have on their child’s education and there are many opportunities for parents to get involved in the life of the school. We work hard to provide the best quality service for the children, parents and the community that we can. Our school forms the centre of our community and we hope that you will quickly feel part of it. Our school is welcoming and safe and we hope your child will soon feel a sense of belonging and team spirit.
We all want the same thing – the highest quality education for our children. We want our children to be happy, enthusiastic learners. These high expectations are embodied in our school’s School Aims which were developed in partnership between the Governors and Staff.
If you wish to find out more about Ellenbrook Community Primary School, please make an appointment with the School Secretary, so that we can show you everything that makes us so proud!
Our Vision Statement
Ellenbrook School has an agreed set of principles that creates and leads our vision. These principles stimulate reflection and review, and support action. They define the heart and soul of our school. Our moral purpose acknowledges that there is a need for our pupils to be both challenged and supported if we are to enrich and enhance every child’s learning and life experiences, by breaking down barriers to learning and participation.
Our vision for Ellenbrook Primary School is that every child will succeed.
Our promise …
Our Children will learn through wonder and purpose. The curriculum will be meaningful and relevant. It will support and challenge learners of all styles and abilities. It will enable children to find and develop their strengths and talents. It will be rigorous. Teachers will have the freedom to be creative. They will work together; taking ownership of the curriculum they will create learning opportunities perfectly suited to the needs of their pupils. Teachers’ excitement and enthusiasm will be infectious!
Our children, will be literate and numerate and they will become creative thinkers and problem solvers. They will: - have an understanding of community place and time; appreciate art music and culture; participate in team and individual sports. They will understand the connectedness of our world.
Our children will feel happy and have a firm sense of self-worth. They will feel they belong. They will make friends and develop confidence. They will experience contentment and satisfaction through hard work, achievement participation and contribution.
We will work hard together so that every child can succeed.