Church Statement

Church Statement

Church Statement

Ellacombe is a Church of England Academy in the Diocese of Exeter.

Recognising its historic foundation the Academy strives to preserve and develop its religious character in accordance with the principles and practice of the Church of England and in partnership with the church in the parish and the diocese.

Our Mission Statement 

Ellacombe Church of England Academy aims to serve its community by providing an education of the highest quality within the context of Christian values.   We believe that as all are created by God and precious in His sight it is our joint responsibility to nurture and achieve ‘Excellence for All’. 

Our mission statement, through our Core Christian values of Friendship, Humility, Responsibility and Respect, is to honour God. We aim to:

  • Live and experience Christian values at the heart of all we do 
  • Encourage an understanding of the meaning and significance of being part of a faith community through the experiences we offer 
  • See God in everyone
  • Achieve ‘Excellence for All’: Wanting the best for everyone
  • Work in partnership with each other, with home, church and the wider community 

 ‘Together We Empower Excellence’

The highest of expectations ensure our commitment to maintain and build upon outstanding outcomes for all of our children. Our values drive the curriculum experience that we offer our children. 

We foster an environment in which children’s contributions and children as individuals are valued and respected.

We have a vision of our school as a productive, stimulating and rich learning environment in which children and staff experience equal opportunity in all things in order that their true potential is realised. Improving basic skills is the responsibility of all staff.