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Harlington Upper School

School's Ethos & Values


Our Values and Aims:

Harlington Upper School is a caring community founded on three core principles:

Respect for All:

We are committed to understanding and respecting the differences between people

Know Thyself:

We recognise the value of reflection and review in promoting a positive sense of identity for individuals as part of the school community

Quality Through Opportunity:

We develop individual excellence by providing broad opportunities and holding high expectations for all members of the school community

Through a balanced educational experience we aim to help and encourage students to:

1) Develop self-esteem, confidence, self-discipline, a sense of personal morality and spiritual understanding;

2) Understand and respect themselves, others and their environment;

3) Gain the skills to become lifelong learners, to accept responsibility and make a positive contribution to society;

4) Hold high expectations for themselves and others in all aspects of school life;

5) Reach the highest possible levels of achievement in a calm, safe, ordered and happy environment.