New Gibside Mission Statement & Aims

 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