Church Distinctiveness at Firle


We aim to work in partnership with parents, governors and the local community to promote the development of all pupils. We are a caring community, encouraging co-operation, tolerance and self-discipline, within the framework of Christian values and practices. We especially value creativity and imagination, and strive to give the children the very best possible experiences of the Arts – Music, Dance, Drama, etc.

We aim to provide:-

A personal learning environment in which children and adults are constantly encouraged to meet new challenges and reach their potential.

A caring community which encourages co-operation, tolerance and self-discipline.

A broad curriculum which emphasises creativity, spiritual, physical and cultural development, as well as the acquisition of basic skills.

Christian values taught within the context of a faithful and practising Church community.

A belief that all adults in the school have a responsibility for improving the basic skills of all children.
Lifelong learning skills

Independence: the ability to meet challenges confidently and have an ‘I can ‘ attitude.

Resilience: being able to work through problems

Collaborative working: the ability to share ideas and work as part of a team;

Commitment to excellence and the confidence always to “aim high”
Year 6 Leavers' Service July 2023