To ensure that Oriel High School is an outstanding school and the natural first choice school for our local community.
We are a dynamic and vibrant school with outstanding facilities. We are ambitious for our students and provide inspirational learning opportunities in our nurturing, harmonious and cooperative environment.
Our core values are:
We believe that all members of our community should be ‘learning for life’.
All members of our community should be:
Empowered to Achieve, Inspired to Excel’
We provide an exciting and engaging curriculum to meet the individual needs of each of our students and to enable them to achieve their own unique potential. Our expectations of ourselves and each other are high and we work together in a strong partnership so that all members of our community are valued and successful. See our School Improvement Plan 2018/19, school charter and school prospectus below.
Governors and the senior leadership team, have a very accurate understanding of the school and use this to identify strengths and priorities. The school usefully obtains external validation of the quality of your work from the local authority and through working with other local schools. (Ofsted 2016)
“Since starting in September, my son has flourished in self belief and confidence and is very proud to be a pupil of Oriel High School” (Year 7 Parent comment).