About Us

Vision, Ethos & Values

Our Vision Statement

Where teachers are enabled to teach exceptional lessons which, combined with first-rate support, leads to students making excellent progress in all areas.

Ethos and Values

The Howard School strives to:

  • Foster tolerance and respect for all cultures represented in the school.
  • Foster productive partnerships with parents, carers and the wider community.
  • Ensure that students are aware of their rights and responsibilities, and have respect for the rights of others.
  • Provide a challenging, interesting and well-balanced curriculum catering for the range of abilities and needs of our students.
  • Continue to raise our standards of academic success.
  • Provide a safe, happy and caring working environment in which each student is valued.
  • Have consistently high expectations relevant to the abilities of each student; to match these with high quality resources and learning strategies.
  • Develop in each student a sense of moral values in order to help prepare them for future responsibilities and opportunities.
  • Develop in students an understanding of themselves and enable them to become responsible citizens with a social, cultural, economic and political awareness