Mission, Vision & Values Our Mission We are committed to improving the life chances of all children. Where we have the capacity to make a difference we are morally bound to do so Our Vision We are committed to providing our children with an outstanding education through active learning which recognises the value of developing the whole person. Our Values Our values are the foundation for all learning and interactions at Burfield Academy. We expect all members of our learning community; staff, parents and carers, children and visitors to always show our values. They are: Compassion Perseverance Respect Our Motto ‘Dare Mighty Things’ STEP Values We also recognise our STEP values, which are shared across our academy trust. We teach children that these are our family values. They are: Passion: Passionate about learning Urgency: We recognise the importance of every moment Positivity: We spread positivity to all around us Aspiration: We dare to be great Commitment: We are committed to improving and progressing Our Aims Compassion - our words and actions should always be kind and caring. Perseverance - we keep going when things are tough. Respect - we try to make people feel special and important; just like we would want to be treated. We look after our beautiful academy and our things. We ask that everyone who is at our Academy shows our core values at all times.