Our Vision and Values

Excellence for All



At Southgate School we believe that our students have one chance of an excellent education. Staff are committed to working with students to achieve this.

As staff at Southgate School, we will…

  • show passion and enthusiasm for the subjects we teach
  • inspire in you a love of learning
  • encourage you to be curious
  • use positive language to encourage you
  • be role models in our words and in our actions
  • be consistent and treat everyone fairly
  • create a safe and supportive environment
  • encourage you to aspire to be the very best you can be


As students at Southgate School, we will...

  • walk in ready to learn
  • take pride in our appearance 
  • self regulate and show excellent behaviour
  • respect each other and our environment
  • inspire and encourage each other
  • take ownership of our actions
  • take part in extra curricular activities
  • work hard to achieve to the best of our ability