School Development Priorities

At Orchard we aim to:

  • Inspire our children to succeed
  • Create excitement for learning
  • Achieve excellence


We Are Working Together To:

  • Raise achievement through a commitment to high standards and expectations
  • Enable every child to succeed as an independent, enthusiastic and confident learner
  • Provide active, co-operative and independent learning through dynamic and high quality teaching
  • Create an atmosphere where each child is valued as an individual, enabling them to develop a positive self-image, self-discipline and respect for others
  • Ensure equality of opportunity at all times, so that each child is given appropriate support and enrichment
  • Create an inclusive learning community which challenges and enables every learner to flourish, prosper and develop aspirations for a successful future
  • Provide a welcoming, secure, stimulating and enriched learning environment
  • Provide an innovative, creative and integrated curriculum which inspires and motivates children to learn and which takes account of different learning styles
  • Celebrate our rich diversity and work in partnership with parents, children and the wider community


Please open the documents below to view summaries of our School Improvement Priorities for the next academic year:

 SIP Summary 2022-23.pdf
 SIP Summary 2022-23 (Child-Friendly).pdf
 Strategic Core Plan 2023-24.pdf
 Strategic Core Plan 2023-24 (Child-Friendly).pdf