Curriculum Aims

The Learning and Teaching Process

  • Encourages and enables pupils to express preferences, communicate needs, make choices, make decisions and choose options that other people act on and respect
  • Develops enjoyment of learning, using a creative approach, encouraging high levels of achievement and attainment
  • Enables pupils to interact and communicate with a wide range of people
  • Recognises and encourage individual talents; seeking the maximum development of each pupil through personalised programmes
  • Increases pupils’ awareness and understanding of their environment and the world
  • Prepares pupils for an adult life in which they have the greatest possible degree of autonomy
  • Develops personal self-confidence and self-esteem based on a variety of successful experiences
  • Prepares pupils to play an active role as citizens; developing a healthy, safe lifestyle; developing good relationships and respecting differences between people.