School Vision and Values

Mission Statement

Thakeham Primary School is committed to providing a high-quality education that prepares all of our pupils for the future. We believe that every child has the potential to succeed, and we are dedicated to providing them with the opportunities they need to reach their full potential. We create a safe and supportive learning environment where pupils feel valued and respected. We foster a culture of curiosity and inquiry, and we encourage our pupils to step forward and ask questions, think critically, and solve problems. We understand and respect our place in the world. We believe that education is a lifelong journey, and we prepare our pupils for success in education and beyond.



At Thakeham we CARE. In everything we do we can see: 


·         Courage

·         Ambition

·         Respect

·         Enjoyment 


Vision 2023 - 2028

Our vision for Thakeham Primary School 2023 - 2028 is to simply be ‘Even Better’. By focusing on our core values of Care, courage, ambition, respect and enjoyment we will create a school where all children can reach their full potential and enjoy success. We will be a school where children are excited to learn and understand the value of respect. We will be a school that is known for its culture of excellence, but also its focus on community. As our children continue their education journey and beyond, they will be proudly identified as someone that grew from Thakeham Primary School.


Please join and support us as we become ‘Even Better’


To achieve our Thakeham Primary School 2023 - 2028 Vision, we will be focusing on the following goals:

·            Continue to deliver an innovative high-quality curriculum that prepares all children for success

·            Become renowned for academic excellence in all areas, not only in the core subjects, but across the wider curriculum

·            Foster a culture across the school community that understands the importance of being respectful to others and the world around us

·            Enhance our reputation as a school that is committed to ensuring that all children, regardless of their background, attend school and feel welcome, respected and care for

This vision, its values and the mission statement is the driving force behind all work we do in school, including for pupils with additional needs.