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.