Ethos & Aims

Who We Are

The philosophy of Wellingborough School places scholarly achievement at the heart of a challenging education which promotes this through active involvement. It seeks to develop self-awareness and a sense of responsibility, values both individuality and altruism, and fosters the spirit of community and commitment that has been traditional to the School throughout its long history. The aim is to create an environment in which pupils are given the best possible opportunity to learn and develop.

Aims for our young people, regardless of their age:

  • To enrich their cultural experiences
  • To engender values and a sense of right or wrong
  • To develop a healthy respect for others and oneself
  • To promote a close partnership between school and home
  • To cultivate links with business, commerce and outside agencies
  • To emphasise the distinction between confidence and arrogance
  • To achieve their best in the classroom
  • To make the most of the many opportunities which we provide
Who We Are