The key British Values are:
- the rule of law,
- individual freedom
- respect and tolerance for others and for their beliefs.
These are further detailed in the Curriculum Entitlement policy. In our school these values are at the heart of our teaching.
We are also part of, and supporting, the Stop Terrorists and Extremists Online Presence Initiative. This is a national campaign which actively works to stop the damaging effect that those with extreme views have, especially on young people. Click below for more information.
- A Typical Day At Van Gogh
- British Values
- Positive Relationships and Behaviour
- School Meals
- Pupil Parliament and Leadership
Parent Trust Forums
The Trust will be holding its summer term Parent Forums on Tuesday 14 June at 6.00pm and Friday 8 July at 9.30am. These will be held online via Zoom and the registration details have been sent directly to families from their child's school, or you can contact email@example.com. The forums are an informal way for the Trust to hear directly from our families and ...
Dunraven Educational Trust has issued a statement regarding the temporary closure of the leisure centre/accommodation located on Van Gogh's Hackford Road site. Please use the link below to view the statement DET Statement
Train to Teach with us
Book a place at our next Teacher Training Information Event here on Thursday 9th December 2021from 5:00-6:00pm. Find out more about the Sharing Excellence Partnership
Parent Governor Elections
We are pleased to inform all Van Gogh families of the exciting opportunity to join the Local Governing Board (LGB) as a Parent Governor. We have vacancies for two parent governors on the LGB and all parents (or individuals exercising parental responsibility) for a child on roll at Van Gogh are eligible to put themselves forward as a candidate. Information is being sent ...
We are delighted to confirm that the proposal for Rosendale and The Elmgreen schools to join the Dunraven Educational Trust has been formally approved by the Regional Schools Commissioner. Please see the announcement on the DET website linked below: Trust Announcement
As part of the response to the COVID-19 situation, Van Gogh has an ongoing and detailed Risk Assessment for the opening of the school covering a range of issues including basic hygiene, PPE, cleaning, school routines and equipment. With the return to onsite provision for all children from 8 March, the Risk Assessment and Trust summary for famil...
Term Dates for 2021-22
The term dates for 2021-22 school year are now available from our Trust and are on the school's website page linked below. Given the ongoing pandemic, all dates are subject to change and we will notify families of any changes as soon as it is possible to do so. Term Dates