Strategic Development Plan

St Andrew’s continues to develop its site and offer to provide the best all-round education for boys and girls in the area.

What we have achieved during the last five years:

Academic:

Developed intellectual character through the introduction of positive thinking and learning habits

Integrated assessment for learning within the School

Developed the tracking of pupil progress

Information Technology:

Further increased the IT connectivity throughout the School

Introduced second generation interactive whiteboards

Further integrated e-safety into the PSHEE curriculum

 

Environment:

Improved environmental awareness

Parents:

Improved the reporting to parents via online reports and criteria-based grades
 

New website and online calendar launched to improve communication

Facilities:

Created and refurbished the boarding house

Developed a new surgery and sickbay

Learning Skills moved and facilities improved

New full-sized astro turf opened

A seminar room created for small class teaching and meetings

Expanded sports facilities, including the development of the new sports hall, indoor pool and dance/multi-purpose studio within the Sports Centre

What we are continuing to develop:

Academic:

Extend the outdoor learning opportunities for all age groups

Information Technology:

Additional tablet computers introduced into teaching and learning

 

Parents:

Develop the range of parents’ workshops

Environment:

Decrease the School’s carbon footprint

Further improve recycling and conservation

Involve the pupils in the management of the estate

Facilities:

Refurbish staff facilities – common room and showers

Create a mountain bike course in the grounds

Develop a Performing Arts Centre