Christian Distinctiveness

Beresford Memorial School is enormously proud of being a distinctively Christian school in which we uphold a strong Christian ethos.  Our Christian Distinctiveness is present in all aspects of school life.

Motto

Loving and Learning Together with God

“You must love each other as I love you” John 13:34

Vision

Our vision at Beresford Memorial First School is to inspire all children to flourish and achieve their God given potential, whilst loving and learning together with God.

Values

Respect, Kindness, Creativity, Hope, Honesty, Courage.

Mission

Our vision & motto alongside our values are exemplified through our school mission statement. We will:  

  • Teach our adults and children global awareness to respect people from all faiths and cultures in our diverse world, knowing that they have all been created in the image of God.
  • Encourage our adults and children to demonstrate British values to show kindness, to know they belong and are nurtured and loved.
  • Inspire our adults and children to be ambitious and show creativity in order to achieve their God given potential.
  • Provide possibilities and hope within our Christian family, by promoting a happy, safe and secure environment, which thrives on positivity and perseverance.
  • Model honesty that reflects our Christian character and provides children with principles that enable them to be a valued member of their community.
  • Show courage by promoting a culture of resilience, and social and emotional awareness inspired by a Growth Mindset.
  • Provoke enquiry by using the outdoors and the Forest school ethos to inspire, enable ideas, develop spirituality and encourage intrinsic motivation.

Latest news from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    COVID-19 Return to School Plan

    05 Jun 2020 | BY asf

    School will be opening to Nursery, Reception and Year 1 from 15th June, subject to confirmation by the Talentum Trust […]

  • Beresford Memorial CE First School

    Spring Newsletter 2020

    17 Jan 2020 | BY dbrown

    Spring newsletter 1

  • Blackshaw Moor CE First School

    Staff Message to Children

    28 Apr 2020 | BY blackshawmoor

    We are all thinking of you we hope you like this and the video on the PTFA page, please stay […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Leek First School

    Parent Information Letter

    24 Jun 2020 | BY lfs

    Parent information letter

  • Leek High

    British Red Cross Kindness Activities

    11 May 2020 | BY leekhigh

    The British Red Cross have produced a series of kindness activities. Helping our young people to be kind to their […]

  • Rushton CE Primary School

    Nursery Spaces

    26 Jun 2020 | BY rps

  • Westwood First School

    March Newsletter

    18 Mar 2019 | BY wfs

    Our March newsletter has been emailed home. You can also click on the link to read it. March Newsletter 2020

  • Westwood College

    School Closure: Examination Results

    03 Jul 2020 | BY talentum

    Click here to view the full Exam Results Letter Year 11 and 13 

Latest events from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Easter Challenge

    01 Apr 2020 | BY asf

    Take part in our All Saints’ Lego Challenge. Prizes to be won! Follow the design challenges from the poster above […]

  • Churnet View Middle School

    News section

    11 Feb 2019 | BY churnetview

        Good luck Mrs Jukes in the Virgin Money 2019 London Marathon. Help Mrs Jukes to raise money and […]

  • Leek First School

    PATCH Fashion Show

    03 Feb 2020 | BY lfs

    PATCH Fashion show poster

  • Leek High

    Inclusion Hub parent/carer drop in

    10 Mar 2020 | BY leekhigh

    We are offering parent / carer drop in sessions on Friday Mornings from 9.15am – 10.00am. Feel free to pop […]

  • Westwood College

    Year 11 Parents Evening 2020

    03 Mar 2020 | BY talentum

    Year 11 Parents Evening will be on Thursday 12th March 2020 from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. Appointments can be made via […]

Latest video from our academies

  • All Saint's First School

    Easter Videos

    26 Mar 2019 | BY asf

    Easter Videos by KS2

  • Churnet View Middle School

    Video

    28 Jun 2017 | BY somarketing