Aims of the School

At Hexham Priory School we provide a welcoming, supportive environment for pupils and staff, where good communications with the pupils, their guardians, visitors and the wider community of professionals are fostered.

To this end we aim to:

• Provide the highest standards of teaching and learning.

• Have high expectations of pupils’ work and behaviour, and to develop self motivation through praise and encouragement.

• Develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle for every pupil.

• Maximise all available opportunities for inclusion within the local community.

• Treat everyone with the dignity and respect they deserve.

• For all involved with the school to feel that they have a voice and a view that is valued.

• For the working surroundings to be of a high standard for pupils and staff, creating a happy, safe environment.

• Prepare pupils at school for opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of adult life