Passmores Academy is a vibrant and exciting place to be every day. The students and staff are, of course, very privileged to have the amazing resources available in our lovely building but don’t be fooled that is not the best part of the school. You will see how new and emerging technologies of the 21st Century are used but, most importantly, you will see that they ensure that positive relationships and respect are the driving forces for what they do.
Staff work to ensure that The Downs is a place where every child can experience a whole range of successes and where children are encouraged to become confident individuals who are independent and creative in their thinking. There is a climate of care and consideration in which children respect one another and enjoy learning about each other's achievements. At The Downs, the ethos is underpinned by strong moral values that provide children with an exemplary model for living.
The staff at Potter Street Academy are committed to providing inspirational teaching that challenges and guides pupils so they feel valued, supported and safe.
At Potter Street they strive to equip the whole school community with resilience and perseverance so that all pupils are able to become independent thinkers and learners for life.
Purford Green has a set of 8 values which were chosen by the whole school community. These core values help to develop children’s character, support their personal and social development as well as helping them to grow as learners and members of our community.
They are Respect, Resilience, Responsibility, Honesty, Independence, Cooperation, Empathy and Inquisitiveness.