Aims and Ethos

The spiritual development of pupils is excellent. Quaker values are central to the life of the school. ISI report 2015 ~ to view a full copy of the ISI report click here.

The Aims of Sibford School

‘each talented, each valued, all different’

Sibford is a Quaker School. Our Quaker ethos, which is expressed through the following aims, underpins all our policies and practices:

  • To create and maintain a culture in which all members of the community can be themselves, developing confidence, self-esteem and tolerance by ensuring a secure setting in which they feel valued and respected.
  • To enable every pupil to recognise and acknowledge his or her individual talents and to help each one realise his or her full potential.
  • To meet the needs of our pupils, be they educational or pastoral.
  • To provide our pupils with a thirst for lifelong learning and an active concern for their immediate environment and wider community.
  • To welcome parents into a partnership embracing trust, understanding and mutual support.

The following are central to our life as a community:

  • Respect
  • Resilience
  • Relationships