Houghton Road Houghton Le Spring Tyne And Wear DH4 4EE

0191 500 5957


Newbottle Primary Academy

Proud to be part of the Aim High Academy Trust
Newbottle primary school

Aims of the School


Ethos and Values


Aspire to be the best

Inspire by example

Make a positive contribution


Have tolerance/respect for all

Insist on equality of opportunity

Grow and develop with confidence

High achievement and enjoyment



The Aims of the Academy


  • To develop in pupils lively, enquiring minds; to help them enjoy the acquisition of knowledge; to promote the ability to question and argue rationally; to encourage pupils to apply themselves to a range of tasks and skills both mental and physical which will equip them for adult life in a fast changing world.
  • To foster attitudes and a learning context, which will preserve self-esteem and develop self-confidence in all pupils, creating in them a sense of personal excellence and achievement.  
  • To enable pupils to use language and number effectively; to appreciate and respond creatively and re-creatively  through a variety of perceptions and modes offered to them by all areas of the curriculum.
  • To promote a scientific awareness of the world, the ability to order observations and make logical predictions from given or observed information as well as recognise patterns and relationships in the natural world.  
  • To help pupils develop personal, spiritual and moral values and a tolerance of the way of life of others, within a context of equal opportunity.  
  • To help pupils to understand the world in which they live and the interdependence of individuals, groups and nations. 
  • To develop in pupils qualities of spirit, feeling and imagination and a sense of beauty. 
  • To develop in pupils the ability to critically appreciate human achievement.