Part of the Forward Education Trust

Our Ethos

View our Mission Statement, Ethos and Vision.

View The Forward Education Trust’s Ethos, Vision and Values

Our mission is to enable each individual child to achieve their full potential through equality of opportunity provided in an inclusive educational setting. We believe that learning should be an enjoyable, relevant and lifelong experience. Parents/ carers are seen as our partners in the learning process and we will respect and recognise the contributions of other professionals who work with the children of Brays School. We will promote the achievements of all individuals in a safe and caring environment.

Mission Statement


Brays Special School offers a place for children with special needs to flourish, with their needs at the heart of everything we do. We Provide chances for children to discover and explore their interests, identity and potential with an enriched curriculum that promotes independence and creative thinking. We want every child to find their voice and use it to shape their own learning.



At Brays school we: 

  • Respect one another  
  • Are hardworking and resilient  
  • Take a positive and supportive approach 
  • Acknowledge every achievement 
  • Are a great team 
  • Celebrate success 
  • Create a safe and nurturing environment