Our Ethos

We are committed to transforming your child’s life for the better. In order to do this we work to a clear set of values.


British Values

We believe in…

  • Children and families coming first – you are at the heart of everything we do
  • Partnership – we believe that learning is a partnership between school and family, between us and you
  • Collaboration – we favour a collaborative approach and work with others who share our aims and values
  • Trust and respect – fostering a culture of trust, respect and tolerance helps improve communication and understanding
  • Personal responsibility – we help children understand their personal responsibilities to help build self-esteem and encourage independence
  • Caring for individual needs – we are here to listen and support you based on the needs of you and your family
  • Providing a caring, safe, secure environment – we protect the safety and well-being of your child in all situations
  • Informed choice – we want to provide you with the tools to make informed choices about your child’s development
  • Safeguarding  deaf children and young people  - is the responsibility of everyone. WHSS have a duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children