XII Apostles RCPS Mission Statement

Our Mission

Through Loving and Learning We Will Follow Jesus

The Aims:

To place Christ at the centre of everything we do

To recognise that each child is unique and to ensure that each child is educated to fulfil their human potential

To develop an understanding of Community; being able to recognise, respect and celebrate the diversity of all within it.

To place Christ at the centre of everything we do …

  • Create a community where everyone will matter and everyone will be treated with love
  • Integrate the Gospel values and the teachings of the Catholic Church into every aspect of learning, teaching and the totality of school life
  • Support the children’s journey of faith
  • Ensure the Mission Statement is the foundation of all policies
  • Ensure the outward signs of the school are firmly rooted in Christ

To recognise that each child is unique and to ensure that each child is educated to fulfil their human potential …

  • Ensure that the vision of education will be based on the Christian understanding that each person is made in the image and likeness of God and therefore has dignity
  • Educate and develop the whole child: learning from the Bible and through visiting Church ; learning through Religious Education and through Collective Worship; providing opportunities for prayer, liturgy, assemblies and celebrations
  • Support parents in their responsibility for the academic, physical, spiritual, moral and religious education of their children in accordance with the teachings of the Church
  • Recognising the talents and gifts of all
  • Find out about the special role God has for everyone and support this journey

To develop an understanding of Community; being able to recognise, respect and celebrate the diversity of all within it …

  • Work in partnership with parents, parish and the wider community
  • Create a community rooted in faith and inspired by Christian values where everyone feels valued
  • Promote an understanding and respect for all; being a service to society enabling children to understand their communal obligations, personal aspirations and their role as citizens in society and the world.
  • Promote community cohesion at school, local, national and global levels
  • Respect the equal human rights of all our pupils and educate them about equality