Ethos & Values

We will strive to enable all pupils at Rowena Academy to:

  • have a high self-esteem, respecting and caring for themselves and others;
  • communicate confidently and effectively;
  • develop and grow intellectually, physically, spiritually and creatively, to realise their full potential;
  • achieve the highest possible standards in all areas of the curriculum and personal behaviour;
  • become highly motivated lifelong learners;
  • have the personal and technological skills necessary to contribute and adapt to a rapidly changing world;
  • have a high regard for the environment and a clear understanding of how to care for it;
  • be aware of and value the rich cultural diversity of the world we live in.

We believe each pupil will succeed through experiencing:

  • a welcoming and stimulating learning environment;
  • enjoyment in learning;
  • a broad, balanced and challenging curriculum that encompasses the local community and has a global dimension;
  • an enriching programme of extra-curricular activities and visits;
  • an ethos of support, challenge and encouragement;
  • high quality teaching and learning opportunities;
  • effective learning partnerships between home, school and the community.

We are committed to developing as a learning community by:

  • striving for continuous improvement in all that we do;
  • managing through open and effective communication;
  • working collaboratively towards common goals.

‘Hand in hand together we can’