In Autumn 2017, pupils came together to identify a set of Core Values that best describe our School.
Asked to complete the sentence ‘A St Nicholas’ pupil is…’, classes discussed what words would be appropriate and accurate. After answers were streamlined and discussed with teachers, older pupils debated the merits of each one, arguing the case for the attributes that they felt most relevant.
Eventually, children voted on their choices, and we identified the seven Core Values outlined below. These characteristics, and the process by which we decided on them, provide a fantastic insight into life at St Nicholas’. Already, children are looking for opportunities to demonstrate their understanding of the Core Values.
As they filter in more and more elements of School life, the Core Values will play a large part in our future – Look out for some characters in the Spring Term to help bring these attributes to life!!!!
Our Core Values are: