Our School

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

We aim to:

  • Inspire, challenge and motivate all our children
  • Build confident and 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 and happy
  • Safe and 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 and celebrating the achievement of all