Welcome to St John's Highbury Vale C of E Primary School
St John's is a Church of England Voluntary-Aided School, which means that the church plays a major role in its management and
day-to-day life. We cater for children between the ages of four and 11.
is a happy, interesting and stimulating place where children can spend
the early years of their formal education.
We are committed to helping
each child to develop and realise his or her potential.
highly and emphasise our Christian foundation, which permeates all our
The active support and co-operation of parents is vital in
achieving our aims. Education is very much a partnership between
school and home.
"To provide a welcoming, safe and supportive Christian environment where every child is encouraged to achieve their full potential"
Our School's Aims
The aims of the School, as endorsed by the Staff and Governors, are to:
- Promote the highest academic standards in all aspects of the curriculum and ensure that all pupils develop to their fullest potential.
- Encourage learning by providing a welcoming, friendly and supportive environment, in which Christian values are central to the ethos of the school, and its teaching.
- Show concern and care, through a strong sense of Christian values, for all members of the school community.
links between home, school, parish and local community: by providing
awareness and experience of the Christian faith, we seek to promote
mutual respect and responsibility.
- Use the financial resources at our disposal as effectively and efficiently as possible.