Ethos, Aims & Values2018-04-12T11:19:30+00:00

Ethos, Aims & Values


Ipswich High School exists to provide an excellent all-round education for children aged 3 to 18, giving them the skills, knowledge and understanding which will help them to become capable, confident, caring members of society.


  • Recognise and value the individuality of each child
  • Provide opportunities for each pupil to develop their potential within a supportive, happy community
  • Promote an enthusiasm for learning which will last throughout life
  • Foster a sense of responsibility for others and respect for their needs and values
  • Encourage self-confidence, integrity and self-discipline
  • Provide a broad, balanced curriculum and a wide range of extra-curricular activities which promote the academic, moral, aesthetic, physical and social development of every child
  • Promote adaptability, problem-solving and communication skills to enable our pupils to function well, either as individuals or as team members

Pupil Values

We instil five core values in our pupils which underpin everything we do. Our pupils are:





and have Integrity