At Hursthead Infant School we aim to:


  • create a positive atmosphere in all aspects of school life, in which everyone is clear about the expectations of themselves and others

  • provide a happy, stimulating and purposeful environment

  • provide a commitment to the highest standards of teaching and learning, underpinned by a continuing programme of staff development

  • offer a range of teaching and learning styles, to enhance the children’s development and enable them to achieve their maximum potential

  • encourage individuals to become self-confident and independent learners

  • ensure equality of opportunity by nurturing an awareness and respect for the beliefs and values of others

  • maintain a welcoming, safe and secure environment

  • cultivate a partnership with parents, Governors and the wider community