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Ethos and Values

RW1_7259Queens’ is committed to developing the full potential of all students in academic, sporting and all other respects. The school undertakes to provide a caring, safe and challenging environment for learning, which incorporates the use of new technology.

Our Values

  • Scholarship
  • Tenacity
  • Altruism
  • Respect

At Queens’ School we promote the fundamental values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. We actively challenge opinions or behaviours in school that are contrary to these fundamental values.

Through our provision we:

  • enable students to develop their self-knowledge, self-esteem and self-confidence;
  • enable students to distinguish right from wrong and to respect the civil and criminal law of England;
  • encourage students to accept responsibility for their behaviour, show initiative, and to understand how they can contribute positively to the lives of those living and working in the locality of the school and to society more widely;
  • enable students to acquire a broad general knowledge of and respect for public institutions and services in England;
  • further tolerance and harmony between different cultural traditions by enabling students to acquire an appreciation of and respect for their own and other cultures;
  • encourage respect for other people;
  • encourage respect for democracy and support for participation in the democratic processes, including respect for the basis on which the law is made and applied in England.