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The aims of the School

The mission statement:

Roedean aims to provide a stimulating education and exciting extra-curricular opportunities in an environment which is supportive and friendly.

The pupils are encouraged to be self-reliant, explore their talents and strive for excellence.

At Roedean, caring and committed staff ensure that our pupils:

  • develop their intellectual curiosity
  • make informed decisions
  • lead as well as be part of a team
  • appreciate cultural diversity
  • enjoy learning, are happy and safe

The school is a community where:

  • each person is welcomed as an individual, whilst recognising that their role as part of the whole is also vital
  • academic excellence is prized by all, whilst it is seen to be a part of the broader nature of education
  • self confidence is encouraged, whilst recognising that it develops through risk taking and making mistakes
  • we value our environment

The following values are central to our life as a community:

  • fairness and honesty
  • respect and tolerance
  • compassion and forgiveness

If you are educated at Roedean you will have respect for yourself and others. You will be qualified to enjoy a fulfilling career, confident that you have the skills to balance a personal and professional life.

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