The Intent of the Curriculum

We believe in the widest possible horizons for learning and aim to achieve the finest 3-16 education for all of our students. The vision of SWIFT (Success, Will, Inspire, Future, Triumphs) Academies is that each child experiences excellence with care every day.  The Trust is founded on deeply held principles that every child has the right to a first class education and in order to achieve this: Swift Academies provide a broad, balanced and challenging curriculum that ignites pupils’ love of learning and successfully unlocks the true potential of each individual.

We ACHIEVE this by providing a curriculum which:

  • Interests and motivates, both through its content and its range of teaching and learning styles
  • Enables students to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills upon which they can build according to their interests and abilities
  • Allows students to make progress at a challenging pace and which also provides for the development of special aptitudes
  • In addition to fulfilling national requirements, will also meet the broader needs of our children in an ever-changing world
  • The provision and maintenance of an environment in which ALL students can achieve success, and where all students are valued and respected and extend the same value to others
  • The development of a concept of learning as a desirable, life-long and enjoyable process