What does your child learn at school each day? Find information about our curriculum subjects here.
The curriculum at Churchend provides pupils with the introduction to the essential knowledge that they need to be educated citizens and engenders an appreciation of human creativity and achievement. It promotes the spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of pupils at the school and of society and prepares them for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of later life. It includes the requirements of the national curriculum combined with the range of extra-curricular activities which are essential for children to develop.
The aims of our school curriculum are:
- to enable all children to learn and develop their skills to the best of their ability;
- to promote a positive attitude towards learning, so that children enjoy coming to school, and acquire a solid basis for lifelong learning;
- to teach children the basic skills of English, maths and computing;
- to enable children to be creative and to develop their own thinking;
- to teach children about their developing world, including how their environment and society have changed over time;
- to enable children to be positive citizens in society;
- to fulfil all the requirements of the National Curriculum and the Locally Agreed Syllabus for Religious Education;
- to teach children to have an awareness of their own spiritual development, and to understand right from wrong;
- to help children understand the importance of truth and fairness, so that they grow up committed to equal opportunities for all;
- to enable children to have respect for themselves and high self-esteem, and to be able to live and work co-operatively with others.
If you would like more information about the curriculum please contact your child's class teacher or the school office.