- To provide a stable, caring and structured environment for students which will allow them to grow in self-worth.
- To provide a rich curriculum (in line with the National Curriculum) which will foster and encourage the students’ enjoyment of education, as well as their social and emotional development to the limit of their academic, physical and practical abilities.
- To provide, when appropriate, opportunities for full or part-time re-integration into mainstream schooling.
- To develop a mutually supportive network with parents, which will help students at school and in their own family and community.
Students’ individual needs are addressed by specialist staff within a positive behaviour framework that seeks to build on their strengths and self esteem. Individuals are encouraged at all times to make positive choices for themselves and have regard for the needs of other individuals within the teaching and learning environment.