Value

Value for term 4 is:  Justice ‘Be fair and do what is right’ When thinking about ‘justice’, some people may first think about giving wrongdoers the punishment they deserve. ‘Justice’ evokes ideas of ‘just deserts’, ’the punishment fitting the crime’, ‘an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth’. However, that would be a one-sided picture of justice. Justice also means giving all people – particularly the poor and oppressed – what it is right and fair for them to have: life, health, freedom and dignity. It is about acting out of a concern for what is right and seeing right prevailing. It is about social justice, especially for those who suffer most and are least able to protect themselves.

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Perseverance

Very little that is really worthwhile in life can be achieved without perseverance. An athlete may train for years before they are ready to compete at the highest level. A musician must practice every day, sometimes for hours at a time, if they are to really master their instrument.

Thought of the Day

“If at first you don’t succeed try, try and try again.”
W.E. Hickson

Upcoming Events

Feb
12
Fri
all-day End of Term 3
End of Term 3
Feb 12 all-day
Last day of Term 3 for pupils and staff.
Feb
22
Mon
all-day Start of Term 4
Start of Term 4
Feb 22 all-day
First day of Term 4 for pupils and staff.
Apr
1
Thu
all-day INSET day – staff only
INSET day – staff only
Apr 1 all-day
Last day of Term 4 for staff.  No pupils.
Apr
19
Mon
all-day Start of Term 5
Start of Term 5
Apr 19 all-day
Start of Term 5 for pupils and staff.
May
28
Fri
all-day End of Term 5
End of Term 5
May 28 all-day
Last day of Term 5 for pupils and staff.

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Blockley C of E Primary School

Park Road
Blockley
Moreton-in-Marsh
GL56 9BY

01386 700 567

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