Vision and Values

At The Academy, Selsey we have high expectations of all our students and believe in rigorously and consistently enforcing traditional basic standards of uniform, presentation and respect. This, in turn, ensures we create a positive climate for learning in which every pupil can reach their full potential.

We aim to support students in becoming responsible, independent and resilient individuals who have a range of skills, which will serve them well in their future lives.

Our vision is to provide every child in our school with an outstanding education that nurtures their talents, interests and aspirations. 

VALUES - #oneTKATfamily

As part of the TKAT family we have at the heart a:

In addition, at The Academy, Sesley we work to the following values:


The Academy is dedicated to fostering a well-rounded and enriching experience that empowers each student to thrive academically, socially, and personally. 

Pursuit of Academic Excellence: Our foremost aim is to provide a top-tier education that nurtures critical thinking, intellectual curiosity, and a strong foundation in various subjects. We're committed to equipping our students with the skills and knowledge they need to excel academically and succeed in their future endeavours. 

Holistic Growth and Development: We believe in nurturing the holistic development of our students, encompassing their intellectual, emotional, social, physical and moral growth. We prioritise the personal growth of each student, nurturing their self-esteem, self-awareness, and self-confidence. Through tailored support and recognition of individual strengths, we empower students to reach their full potential. 

Character, Values and Inclusion: Central to our mission is instilling values such as respect, responsibility, empathy, and integrity in our students. We believe that these character traits form the foundation of successful and compassionate individuals who positively impact society. Our inclusive environment celebrates diversity and develops an appreciation for different cultures and perspectives. 

Equipping with Life Skills: Beyond academics, we are dedicated to equipping our students with essential life skills, including effective communication, time management, teamwork, problem-solving and adaptability. These skills empower our students to navigate a range of real-world situations with confidence. 

Strong Partnerships: Our school is dedicated to cultivating responsible citizens who are actively engaged in their communities. We value the partnership between our school, parents, and the local community. By working collaboratively, we create a nurturing educational environment that supports students both within and beyond the classroom.