Woodgate Primary Academy

"Working together to be our best"

Information about the curriculum at Woodgate Primary Academy

We are currently in the process of redesigning our curriculum throughout the school to meet the needs of our growing and changing academy structure. 


Our aim is to design a curriculum that meets the following statement:


Curriculum Statement for Woodgate Primary Academy

At Woodgate Primary Academy, our commitment is to create a curriculum that is rich, broad, and inclusive, designed to nurture the interests of our pupils and foster a lifelong love of learning. Our goal is to inspire curiosity, ignite passion, and cultivate a learning environment where every child can thrive.

Rich and Broad Curriculum: We believe that a well-rounded education is fundamental to the development of our pupils. Our curriculum encompasses the National Curriculum and seeks to offer a wide range of experiences, ensuring that children are exposed to various fields of knowledge and cultural perspectives. From the arts and humanities to the sciences and physical education, our pupils engage in a diverse array of learning activities that broaden their horizons and deepen their understanding of the world.

Fostering a Love of Learning: At the heart of our educational philosophy is the desire to instill a love of learning in every child. We create a stimulating and supportive environment where curiosity is encouraged, questions are welcomed, and exploration is celebrated. Our teachers employ innovative and dynamic teaching methods that make learning enjoyable and relevant, inspiring pupils to become active and enthusiastic participants in their own education.

Enabling Connections and Progression: Our curriculum is thoughtfully structured to enable pupils to make connections across subjects and themes, fostering a deeper and more integrated understanding of their studies. We emphasise the development of critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and the ability to draw meaningful links between different areas of knowledge. As pupils progress through their learning journey, we ensure they build on prior knowledge and skills, creating a seamless and coherent educational experience that prepares them for future challenges and opportunities.

Building Skills and Knowledge: We are dedicated to equipping our pupils with the essential skills and knowledge needed for success in a rapidly changing world. Our curriculum balances the acquisition of foundational skills in literacy, numeracy, and digital literacy with the development of creativity, collaboration, and communication abilities. We strive to provide a robust and adaptable education that empowers pupils to achieve their full potential and become lifelong learners.

In summary, at Woodgate Primary Academy, we are committed to designing a curriculum that is rich, broad, and capable of developing children's interests, fostering a love of learning, and enabling pupils to make connections, build skills, and gain knowledge as they progress through their educational journey. Our holistic approach ensures that every child is prepared to navigate and contribute to the world with confidence, curiosity, and a passion for learning.