Norton is a Church of England voluntary controlled primary school where its Christian ethos and values are at the heart of the school.
Each half term the school has a new Christian value to focus on. These are discussed in class with each class having their own display linked. The Christian values also create the focus of daily assemblies. This year the Christian values focused on are :-
The shared collective worship each week generally takes the below structure :-
PSHE Assembly and introduction to a new song.
A visitor generally from one of the nearby churches.
Member of teaching staff leads or Class assemblies. Every class in the school gets the chance to celebrate their learning and achievements with their parents/ carers twice a year.
Open the Book come in and retell a Bible story. These often include children having the chance to dress up and be involved.
Celebrate the child assembly where we share Star of the Week in each class, children who have used their Learning Muscles, Celebrate birthdays and other achievements.