Wavendon Gate School


Ethos, Aims & Values

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We Grow Success


At Wavendon Gate School, we have a culture where every child has the opportunity to achieve their full potential, leading to a bright future.



We aim to:

  • provide a safe, secure and happy learning environment, which enables both children and staff to thrive
  • grow lasting success by enabling children to develop their creative, social and academic skills
  • develop well-rounded healthy individuals who are, motivated, confident, ambitious and resilient
  • inspire a passion for learning by offering all children a broad and balanced curriculum
  • build an inclusive community promoting our school values as chosen by our children



  1. Friendship - September

  2. Good Manners - October

  3. Honesty - November

  4. Kindness - December

  5. Sharing - January

  6. Patience - February

  7. Equality - March

  8. Respect - April

  9. Cooperation - May

  10. Perseverance - June

  11. Self-belief - July

The Promotion of ‘British Values’


These values are usually defined to include

•   democracy
•   the rule of law
•   individual liberty
•   mutual respect
•   tolerance of those of different faiths and beliefs.

These values are part of our school’s culture and ethos, and are promoted throughout our day-to-day school life - classroom work, assemblies, Statement of Values, Behaviour Policy etc.