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Presdales School – Vision and values statement

Achievement for all

Presdales School aims to provide an outstanding education that enables all students, regardless of their background and starting point, to achieve and surpass their academic potential.

We are committed to the development of independent minded young women who have active and creative minds. We expect our students to acquire a sense of understanding and compassion for one another and to have courage to act on their beliefs.

We will equip our students with the skills and attributes to empower them to lead happy and successful lives, enabling them to make a meaningful contribution to our global society.


To ensure:

  • The highest achievement for all students
  • Inspirational teaching that supports and stretches all learners
  • Quality pastoral care that nurtures and develops each child
  • Effective leadership and management that enables continual school improvement
  • The Resources and Environment to optimise student learning


  • Set personal goals
  • Aim high
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Be committed to all that you do
  • Seek inspiration
  • Use your imagination
  • Be Innovative
  • Take risks
  • Be inclusive
  • Respect yourself and others
  • Celebrate diversity
  • Understand rights and act on responsibilities
  • Be honest
  • Be trustworthy
  • Show loyalty to others
  • Do the right thing
  • Friendship: treat others as you expect to be treated yourself
  • Show empathy to others
  • Be a team player
  • Seek ways to support your community
  • Take ownership of your own learning
  • Believe in yourself
  • Demonstrate courage in adversity
  • Never give up