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Our Vision, Mission and Aims


Wicklewood Primary School & Nursery

Love         Trust         Courage          Forgiveness


Our school and curriculum empower pupils to be advocates and agents of change for a more sustainable world.


  • We are imaginative: we dream, read and travel.
  • We are inquisitive: we listen, question and challenge.
  • We are disciplined: we improve, hone and practise.
  • We are collaborative: we share, connect and support.
  • We are persistent: we dare, struggle and stick at it.


  • Prioritise mental health and wellbeing
  • Help everyone find joy in learning, feel safe making mistakes and know when they are successful
  • Have a curriculum that represents local, national and global diversity
  • Recognise everyone’s role in the future of the world and its climate
  • Make a place where difference and diversity are valued
  • Link learning to the world of work
  • Make pupil, family and staff voices integral to our planning
  • Nurture creativity through the arts
  • Develop a culture of reading for pleasure
  • Ensure our pupils play safely, demonstrate our school values and build resilient friendships

Key Priorities

  • Pupils subject to disadvantage (or in the lowest 20% for attainment) make outstanding progress and gaps in attainment are closing
  • Attainment in reading, writing and maths is at or higher than the national average for all pupils by the end of key stage 2.
  • The quality of teaching in all year groups is consistently good.
  • Pupil voice shows evidence of a significant impact of the curriculum on their knowledge, understanding and role in the wider community and the world.
  • Staff’s well-being and professional development are at the forefront of school leaders’ priorities.