At John Burns Primary School, we are passionate about providing our children with the knowledge, skills and values needed to live successfully in Modern Britain.
With this in mind, we teach a broad, creative and varied curriculum and embed our school values of: try your best, be kind, take responsibility, show respect, co-operate and be positive within this.
We also work hard to promote the fundamental British Values in order to equip our children with the values needed for the wider world, as well as for our school community.
Actively Promoting British Values at John Burns Primary School
The DfE have reinforced the need 'to create and enforce a clear and rigorous expectation for all schools to promote the fundamental British Values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.
In line with the Department for Education's five-part definition, we promote the following British Values at John Burns Primary School:
- The rule of law
- Individual liberty
- Mutual respect
- Tolerance of those of different faiths and beliefs.