At Larkspur Community Primary School we aim to provide children with a stimulating, creative and challenging learning environment.
Each individual is to be valued and is to be given the opportunity to develop a positive self-image and self-discipline. This will lead to mutual respect.
Pupils will be self-motivated, independent learners. Their successes will continue into adulthood.
We have listened to the views of the Larkspur Community - governors, staff, pupils, parents and carers and created a series of 8 values that underpin our school ethos.
Our curriculum has been carefully designed in response to a thorough curriculum review and redesign. Our bespoke curriculum is driven by a series of key curriculum drivers. See our curriculum vision below:
In order to achieve our vision we will:
Recently, all the children (Y 1 to Y 6) were invited to share and discuss their ideas for improving the schools mission statement. The children were divided into their house groups in mixed ages, where they were asked to consider what Larkspur means to them.
We had some fantastic responses.
Below are some examples:
What does growing towards tomorrow mean to you?
If we were to have a different motto - what might it be?
How do you feel to be part of Larkspur Primary School?
What things do we do well?
What do we need to change?