South Lee School
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Aims and values


School Ethos

South Lee is an established preparatory school which is dynamic and contemporary. Caring, professional and motivated staff, help to provide each child with a broad and relevant education, setting high expectations and celebrating effort, curiosity and perseverance.  A vibrant and busy school day extends beyond the classroom, providing the opportunity for pupils to develop into well-rounded individuals who are ready to thrive in and contribute to the wider community. Staff and pupils enjoy excellent relationships and pastoral care is of paramount importance with values such as kindness, resilience and tolerance being taught and encouraged.

School Aims

To provide a challenging, inspiring and individualised learning journey for all pupils that fosters a love of learning and a desire to work SOUTH LEE_081215_TomSoper_31hard, even when confronted with obstacles.

To sustain a secure, caring and stimulating environment where pupils feel happy and safe and can be themselves.

To provide opportunities for development and interests outside the classroom, allowing children to develop a healthy and mindful lifestyle, a sense of adventure and a zest for life.

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To support and model positive relationships, encouraging skills of teamwork, leadership, tolerance and personal responsibility.

To encourage a love of helping others, an interest in current affairs and an understanding of different cultures as well as providing opportunities to contribute to the local community and world beyond.