Kerr Mackie Primary School

Our School

Our school motto is:

Together, Everyone Achieves More


At Kerr Mackie Primary School we:

  • Develop creative life-long learners and thinkers
  • Promote confidence, independence and resilience
  • Are kind, caring, compassionate and inclusive
  • Deliver a rich, creative and inspirational curriculum
  • Provide a high quality environment for teaching and learning inside and out
  • Involve parents, carers, families and the wider community in our children’s learning
  • Have high aspirations and support everyone to be motivated achievers.


Our school values support the development of the whole child. The ethos of our school is built on a foundation of our ‘Top Ten Learning Behaviours’ which are addressed directly through lessons, assemblies and across the whole curriculum.


Our top Ten Learning Behaviours are:

  • Readiness
  • Aspiration
  • Responsible
  • Co-Operation
  • Resourceful
  • Reflection
  • Empathy
  • Resilience
  • Independence
  • Confidence