Our Aims

In line with the aims and visions of Curriculum For Excellence, Whitecross Primary School and Nursery Class aims to enable all young people to become:

1.SUCCESSFUL LEARNERS  BY :- 

  • Ensuring a curriculum that provides young people with the best possible learning opportunities and experiences in conjunction with the National Priorities for Education. 
  • Ensuring that all pupils are able to realise their potential through the promotion and recognition of achievement and excellence, thereby raising standards and attainment. 
  • Enabling all pupils to enjoy the highest quality learning experiences by fostering a positive attitude to their learning. 
  • Ensuring that all pupils are encouraged to demonstrate good behaviour, self-dicipline and a respect for others.

  2. CONFIDENT INDIVIDUALS BY:-

  • Providing effective support systems for all pupils which promote personal achievement. 
  • Ensuring that all pupils feel safe and secure in an ethos of social inclusion and equality.
  • Ensuring that all pupils are involved in their education and have opinions which are recognised in a climate of mutual trust and respect. 
  • Ensuring that all pupils are knowledgeable in Healthy lifestyles 

   3. RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS BY:- 

  •  Equipping pupils with the core skills, attitudes and expectations required to prosper in a changing society. 
  • Encouraging creativity, ambition and enthusiasm for lifelong learning.  
  • Encouraging entrepreneurial experiences which will foster development of skills and competencies in working with people.   
  • Involving pupils in events to support those less fortunate than they. 

4. EFFECTIVE CONTRIBUTORS BY:- 

  • Encouraging links to organisations within and outwith school. 
  • Ensuring effective partnerships between pupils, parents, carers and the wider community are consolidated. 
  • Ensuring that all pupils realise that they have an important part to play in the life and work of their school. 
  • Creating and solving problems in a climate of trust and respect for others. 

PARENT FORUM AIM:- 

 To continue to support the Headteacher in matters pertaining to finance, staffing and general administration of the school

  PUPIL AIM:- 

To continue to work towards improving our school to make it a happy place for everyone