Our Vision and Values

St Giles CE Primary School is an exciting, caring environment for every one of our children. They will learn and be actively encouraged to develop to their full potential and leave us as well educated, confident, responsible individuals with a strong set of Christian Values. More specifically, St Giles will provide an exciting and enriching environment for our children in which they will learn and develop.


In learning we will focus on exploiting the superb outdoor environment we have in and around the school. Our aim is to make the curriculum real and dynamic and bring subjects, such as science, to life. All pupils will receive good and outstanding teaching.


We will recognise the needs of each individual child and we will actively encourage support and help our children to achieve their full potential.


We will actively encourage and expect high achievements for them.


We will develop our children to be confident, responsible individuals with a strong core of Christian values.


We will strive to be judged externally as 'outstanding'.

We will have an excellent reputation in the wider community and play a wider role in a fostering a vibrant, healthy community.

St Giles CE Primary School is part of the Derby Diocesan Academy Trust (DDAT) - click here to learn more.