Starting school September 2019? Come and look at Ark Castledown
Ark Castledown welcomes you to visit for prospective September 2019 Reception children. No appointment is necessary - we look forward to meeting you!
Tuesday 13th November: 9.30am
Wednesday 14th November: 9.30am
Thursday 15th November: 1.30pm
Want to apply for a place? Click here for further information.
Vision and Values
Our mission is to prepare our pupils to succeed and to achieve their full potential.
We set high expectations for learning and behaviour in our daily lives at Castledown, which is shared with pupils, staff and parents.
Every Castledown pupil is expected to graduate from our academy with the qualifications, skills and confidence to achieve their ambitions and go on to higher education or their chosen career.
Social Justice - Our purpose is to promote a fair society where everyone will have equal opportunities to determine their own future.
- Growth Mindset - Growth mind-set is the belief that your success is determined by hard work, resilience and a positive attitude to failure.
- Professionalism - Professionalism is the belief that respectful communication, excellent habits and polished presentation lead to high expectations.
BELIEVE AND ACHIEVE
|Relationships||We value relationships that are nurturing and are based on mutual trust and high levels of respect.|
|Independence||We value independence because it empowers us to take responsibility for our actions and achieving our
|Resilience||We value resilience as the ability to see challenges as valuable learning opportunities.|
|Integrity||We value integrity as the quality of having a strong moral purpose and being honest with our words
|Enthusiasm||We value approaching everything that we do with enthusiasm and joy.|
|Opportunity||We value equal opportunities and treat everybody fairly at all times.|
Value of the Term