Whitley And Eggborough Community Primary School

Our values and ethos for  Whitley and Eggborough Community Primary School




Our ethos is.….


….all members of the school community to work together to develop happy, confident and enthusiastic children who thrive in a stimulating and exciting environment – an environment where there is mutual respect so that each child develops a life long love of learning.




  • To deliver high quality teaching that enthuses and inspires all children.


  • To provide a safe, stimulating and caring environment where children feel happy and can achieve their full potential.


  • To encourage independence and teach the children to be co-operative, respectful, caring and honest individuals who have questioning, enquiring minds and take responsibility for their own actions.


  • To encourage self expression, where children help to influence the direction of given aspects of the school.


  • To value the contribution of each and every member of the school community encouraging self-discipline and mutual respect.


  • To aspire to personal excellence and achievement for all. 


Our motto - CHaS   

At WECPS we aim to follow our Caring, Helping and Sharing beliefs to ensure we become model citizens within our diverse and ever changing world.  We support a number of charities including Yorkshire Air Ambulance, Children's Society, Poppy Appeal and more locally the Selby Food Bank to engage our children in order to support their understanding of the challenges of the World in which they live.