Vision Statement

‘To be better than you have ever been before - Aiming High.’

At Bowness we work to ensure:

A school where every child has the chance to shine and  is prepared for a future of possibilities.

Philosophy and Purpose

  • To be an inclusive school and to offer equal opportunities to all

  • To promote and achieve high standards for all by providing learning and teaching of the highest quality

  • To treat our learners as individuals and to differentiate learning and teaching

  • To take account of their individual and specific needs including physical

Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural

  • To ensure that all our learners benefit from a rich, broad and balanced curriculum presented in an interesting, exciting and imaginative manner with many opportunities for first-hand experience, practical work, investigation and learning through play

  • To enliven and enrich the curriculum by visits, visitors and extensive use of the environment

  • To give responsibility to our learners and develop their self-confidence by encouraging them to contribute to school life and the wider community

  • To ensure that all children achieve their true potential in reading, writing and maths

  • To sustain an ethos ensuring a friendly welcome into a bright and happy place where all learners feel safe and secure

  • To promote positive behaviour at all times

  • To celebrate the successes of all learners