Burford Primary is an ambitious school, with high expectations for all children and staff, aiming to provide excellence in education. Our values ‘Respect, Aspire, Achieve’ underpin the work of the school and through the School Improvement Plan (SIP), strategic priorities are agreed and monitored by the Governing Body, Head Teacher and staff. It is informed by the school’s rigorous self-evaluation system, monitoring by the Oxford Diocesan Schools Trust and moderation by the Local Authority; areas for improvement, as identified in the most recent Ofsted Report, September 2018, are also incorporated. Below is an overview of the SIP, categorised into six main areas: