British Values

At St Michael's we uphold and teach ‘British values’, it runs through all aspects of the curriculum. We believe that these values are aimed at being a good Citizen at a local and national level.

We are implementing the following British values at Huntingtree across our curriculum. This may be through mock elections, the setting up of a school council and during times of collective worship.


British value: Democracy

  • We listen to all views
  • We debate arguments for and against
  • We get involved
  • We express our views peacefully
  • We vote and respect the result of the majority


British value: Rule of Law

  • We make sure rules and expectations are clear
  • We know the difference between right and wrong
  • We know rules protect us
  • We respect the rules


British value: Individual liberty

  • We are responsible for our own behaviour
  • We challenge stereotypes and bias
  • We are an anti-bullying school
  • We promote self knowledge, self esteem and self confidence
  • We model freedom of speech in a peaceful manner


British value: Respect and tolerance

  • We promote respect
  • We have respect for our own and others’ cultures
  • We discuss differences of faith, ethnicity, disability, gender and families