Curriculum Intent Statement

The aim of the Ryarsh Primary School curriculum is to provide opportunities for children to develop as independent, confident, successful learners with high aspirations who know how to make a positive contribution to their community and the wider society.  

The Ryarsh Curriculum, based on the requirements of the National Curriculum and Early Years Foundation Stage, is built on the following key concepts of curriculum design:

At Ryarsh, as well as constructing our curriculum on evidence informed concepts of curriculum design, we want to make sure that we inspire a love of learning. In order to do this, our curriculum is delivered using common ‘drivers’ across all subjects. Our Ryarsh curriculum should result in children that are:  

Subject leaders play an important part in the success of the curriculum by leading a regular programme of monitoring, evaluation and review. The curriculum design ensures that the needs of individual and small groups of children can be met within the environment of high quality first teaching, supported by targeted, proven interventions where appropriate. In this way it can be seen to impact in a very positive way on pupil outcomes.

Our School Values permeate through all areas of our school, including our curriculum approach. Our school values are: