News & Events

New school prospectus available

Friday 9th November 2012

Prospectus updated 25 05 12

New Gibside School Counsellors

Friday 9th November 2012


Gibside School is Outstanding!!

Wednesday 7th November 2012

Click on the link below to see the new Ofsted report.

402451 Gibside – published report October 2012

Question and answer time with the school Governors!

Friday 26th October 2012

Name:  Catherine White

Favourite colour:  White!

Any pets?  No pets

Years involved with Gibside?  I have just started 

New Gibside Mission Statement & Aims

Tuesday 9th October 2012

 Mission statement:

At Gibside we value & respect everyone as an individual. Our highly motivated multidisciplinary team will create a secure, happy & caring environment to offer infinite opportunities for learning. Every child will be encouraged to grow in confidence, achieve their personal best & develop high self esteem.

 We aim to:

  • Inspire, challenge & motivate all our children
  • Build confident & cooperative learners    
  • Value and respect all-regardless of disability, gender, race, culture or age
  • Develop partnership working locally, nationally and internationally for the benefit of our pupils
  • Share our expertise and experience

 In an environment which is

  • Welcoming & happy
  • Safe & stimulating
  • Fully inclusive


  • Having high expectations both in learning & behaviour
  • Providing a well differentiated curriculum incorporating a range of teaching strategies
  • Providing excellence in teaching
  • Promoting social moral spiritual & cultural development
  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Working in partnership with parents/carers
  • Sharing successes & celebrating the achievement of all