Welcome to Archbishop Courtenay Primary School
I am delighted to welcome you to our school website, we are a busy but friendly school with a lot going on. Hopefully, it will give you an insight into our school - our aims, values and vision. You will also become aware of the importance we place on the partnership between school and home. We work and learn together, striving to ensure that all children achieve their best in a happy and caring learning environment. Our teaching is based on the knowledge that all children are unique and have differing abilities and educational needs. We set high expectations and continually strive to raise standards by providing stimulating activities and experiences that make learning enjoyable. I warmly welcome you to our website and hope it gives you a taste of our happy school.
I hope that you find the information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.
I am proud and honoured to be the Headteacher of Archbishop Courtenay Primary School. Our Christian values of Forgiveness, Fellowship and Compassion underpin everything we do at our school. We work together as a community, within Aquila the Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust, to ensure success. Our school is a safe, lively and purposeful place to work and learn where we respect each other’s rights and we treat others how we would like to be treated ourselves.
If you would like to visit the school, you are most welcome. My staff and I will happily answer any questions you may have and provide you with an opportunity to see what we offer in action.
“Our vision is to create an outstanding, flagship school serving our local community, unlocking and developing the potential of all our
A thought for us all
Children Learn What They Live
A child who lives with criticism
learns to condemn.
A child who lives with hostility
learns to fight.
A child who lives with ridicule
learns to be shy.
A child who lives with shame
learns to feel guilty.
A child who lives with tolerance
learns to be patient.
A child who lives with encouragement
A child who lives with praise
A child who lives with fairness
A child who lives with kindness and consideration
A child who lives with security
learns to have faith.
A child who lives with approval
learns to like himself.
A child who lives with acceptance and friendship
learns to find love in the world.