St Marks C of E School Scarisbrick

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"Not just for ourselves but everyone"

Mission Statement

We encourage each child to achieve their full potential and develop a love of life and learning, within our caring Christian community.

School Ethos

Recognising its historic foundation, our school will preserve and develop its religious character in accordance with the principles of the Church of England.

We encourage an understanding of the meaning and significance of faith, promoting Christian values to all our pupils.

'Relationships based on Christian love and care for each individual are outstanding.'  

SIAMS Inspection Report February 2014


Our Christian Values

Our distinctively Christian values of love, peace, trust, responsibility, equality, generosity and forgiveness are made explicit and are deeply embedded into the daily life of our school.

'Distinctive Christian values permeate all aspects of school life and enhance the pupils’ pupils’ personal development.'

 Diocese of Liverpool SIAMS 'Keeping On Track' Report October 2016


St Mark's Aims

Our school aims to serve its community by providing an education of the highest quality within the context of Christian belief and practice.

  • To create a safe, happy and caring community where all individuals feel valued and special.
  • To offer a relevant and balanced curriculum, which will provide every child with the knowledge, skills and confidence they need to reach their full potential.
  • To develop lively and enquiring minds by encouraging natural curiosity and imagination, promoting a love of life and learning.
  • To maintain high standards of behaviour, encouraging children to take responsibility for their own actions.
  • To establish an effective partnership between home, school, church and the community.
  • To promote the growth of Christian values so the children learn to show tolerance, self-discipline, compassion and respect for themselves and others.