School Ethos and Values

School Ethos

Thornton Primary School has a caring, nurturing and mutually respectful learning environment that promotes positive relationships.

Thornton pupils are confident, resilient and honest.  They work together to promote equality and to achieve their ambitions as they grow into the global citizens of tomorrow.

Academic excellence is promoted through an engaging and well-balanced curriculum designed to meet the needs of all learners.  Having a growth mindset strengthens pupils’ personal development.

The Thornton Family embodies being ready, respectful and safe for all learning opportunities.


School Values

We have 5 core values at the HEART of our school that represent what we all want to promote on this EARTH: