Our Vision

Clifton prepares every pupil for a rapidly changing modern world.

Our Mission

To inspire each child to seize learning and opportunity and realise their full potential through an eagerness to embrace life with passion, integrity and resilience, and to make a positive difference to the lives of others.

To be a school with exceptional pastoral care, inspirational teaching, first-class inclusive sport, diverse co-curricular activities and an outstanding environment.

Our Values


We treat each other with kindness, sincerity and respect. We are liberal and open-minded, free from prejudice and pretension.

We strive to make a positive difference in everything we do.



We are determined to explore and develop what excites and motivates us, to fulfil our potential and realise our dreams.

We are curious, adventurous and intellectually agile.



We believe everyone should be empowered and supported to take risks. We are not afraid of setbacks. We learn from our successes and challenges.

We encourage bravery and, through reflection, build inner strength.