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School Priorities

Our main school priorities for September 2017 to July 2018 are:

1) The whole school development of effective reading skills for comprehension and response

2) Continue the development of  assessment systems and ensure effective catch up for those not at expected standard 

3) Take steps to improve the recruitment and retention of staff at all levels

4) Early development and Improvement of writing standards through a T4W approach

5) Continue to develop the capacity and effectiveness of leadership at all levels

6) Develop the outside space for effective use within the curriculum

7) Continue to develop effective working practices and communication between both school sites

8) Further develop the curriculum offered, allowing depth, discovery and memorable experiences