About The School > Our Values

Oxley Park Academy

Dream, Believe, Achieve Together


Our mission statement …

We want our children to be successful, confident and responsible as individuals and members of their community


  • have the essential learning skills of literacy, numeracy and information and communication technology;
  • are creative, resourceful and able to identify and solve problems;
  • have enquiring minds and think for themselves to process information, reason, question and evaluate;
  • communicate well in a range of ways;
  • understand how they learn and learn from their mistakes;
  • are able to learn independently and with others;
  • know about big ideas and events that shape our world; enjoy learning and are motivated to achieve the best they can now and in the future.


  • have a sense of self-worth and personal identity;
  • relate well to others and form good relationships;
  • are self-aware and deal well with their emotions;
  • have secure values and beliefs and have principles to distinguish right from wrong;
  • become increasingly independent, are able to take the initiative and organise themselves;
  • make healthy lifestyle choices;
  • are physically competent and confident;
  • take managed risks and stay safe;
  • recognise their talents and have ambitions;
  • are willing to try new things and make the most of opportunities;
  • are open to the excitement and inspiration offered by the natural world and human achievements.


  • are well prepared for life and work;
  • are enterprising;
  • are able to work cooperatively with others;
  • respect others and act with integrity
  • understand their own and others’ cultures and traditions, within the context of British heritage, and have a strong sense of their place in the world;
  • appreciate the benefits of diversity;
  • challenge injustice, are committed to human rights and strive to live peaceably with others;
  • sustain and improve the environment, locally and globally;
  • take account of the needs of present and future generations in the choices they make;
  • can change things for the better.