Kirkbie Kendal School Prospectus

03 The behaviour of students is outstanding. Teachers have very good subject knowledge and their enthusiasm ensures that students enjoy learning and make good progress. Ofsted Kirkbie Kendal School is a place where students and staff are happy to learn and work. Our school has a long and proud history and a strong ethos underpinned by our shared values of: • Care • Hard work • Resilience • Curiosity Care – Our students look after each other and our environment, celebrate diversity, are polite, courteous and considerate so that our school is friendly and welcoming. They are generous in spirit and actively look for opportunities to give back to school and wider society. Hard work – Our students and staff are aspirational and know that most things worth achieving in life take hard work and that success involves good working habits. Resilience – Our students are ready to make the most of opportunities that come their way and bounce back from any setbacks they have so that they can take on the chosen and unchosen challenges that life and learning will bring. Curiosity – Our students are ambitious to know more and remember more, to understand the power of knowledge and learn about the world around us. We are proud of the achievements of our students and they leave us as confident, aspirational and well-rounded individuals who will make a positive contribution to our society. You are very welcome to visit the school and experience the purposeful and friendly working atmosphere. Mark Harris Headteacher Welcome to Kirkbie Kendal School