Curriculum Statement

OUR VISION
 

At Biscovey Academy we are committed to offering a broad, balanced, innovative and engaging curriculum. We work with parents, carers and our local community to create a positive and nurturing learning environment where our children can feel happy, safe and respected.

We aim to ensure that we offer our children the opportunities and experiences to enable them to become.

Successful learners with...
 
  • Enthusiasm and motivation for learning
  • Determination to reach high standards of achievement
  • Openness to new thinking and ideas
...and who are able to...

  • Use literacy, communication and numeracy skills
  • Use technology for learning
  • Think creatively and independently
  • Learn independently and as part of a group
  • Make reasoned evaluations
  • Link and apply new kinds of learning in new situations
Confident individuals with...
 
  • Self-respect
  • A sense of physical, mental and emotional well being
  • Secure values and beliefs
  • Ambition
 
...and who are able to...
 
  • Relate to others and manage themselves
  • Pursue a healthy and active lifestyle
  • Be self-aware
  • Develop and communicate their own beliefs of the world
  • Live as independently as they can
  • Assess risks and take informed decisions
  • Achieve success in different areas of activity
Responsible citizens with...
 
Respect for others
Commitment to participate responsibly in political, economic, social and cultural life
 
...and who are able to...
 
Develop knowledge and understanding of the world and our country’s place in it
Understand different beliefs and cultures
Make informed choices and decisions
Evaluate environmental, scientific and technological issues; develop informed ethical views of complex issues
Effective contributors with...
 
An enterprising attitude
Resilience
Self-reliance
 
...and who are able to......
 
Communicate in different ways and in different settings
Work in partnership and in teams
Take the initiative and lead
Apply critical thinking in new contexts
Create and develop
Solve problems