School Logo

Vision and Values


Vision Statement

Actively promoting our Christian foundation, Crawley Down Village C of E School aspires to be a learning community where the Christian value of respect is at the heart of all we do. We aim to be a school that inspires creativity, challenge, independence and teamwork, enabling each child to be the best they can be.


Christian Values

Through our distinctive Christian character we promote Christian Values. Each half term focuses on a different value and is integral to our collective worship and school life.

Courage, Creativity, Peace, Trust, Forgiveness, Justice, Thankfulness, Compassion, Friendship, Hope, Truthfulness/Honesty, Humility, Generosity, Respect and Reverence, Wisdom, Perseverance, Service and Responsibility.


Core Values

Every adult and child within the school community is valued equally at Crawley Down Village C of E School. We have agreed five core values that we promote through all the work we do.

Our ‘High 5’ are:-






Demonstration of these values is recognised daily through our house system and through weekly and termly celebrations.


British Values

Crawley Down Village C of E School believes in promoting British Values, which are:

• Democracy

• The Rule of Law

• Respect for all others

• Tolerance of different faiths, religions and beliefs

• Individual liberty

We see our role as encouraging, promoting and embedding British Values. This means we challenge any extremism, views or opinions held by pupils, staff, parents and governors, which are contrary to fundamental British Values.