Vision and Strategic Plan

Extracts from Radford College Strategic Plan: A Vision for the Future 2016-2020.

Our Purpose Strategic Plan

To be a dynamic, innovative and inclusive co-educational school acclaimed for its academic excellence, supportive culture, strong community spirit and emphasis on justice. This will be provided within a Christian framework in the Anglican tradition, consistent with our Ethos Statement.

We are committed to providing our students with a holistic and inspiring education that enables them to reach their full potential through learning experiences which build character, foster wellbeing and develop empathy for others.


Strategic priorities and goals

Our students

To develop students who are resilient, well-rounded and principled. Our students are committed to personal excellence, academic achievement and making a meaningful contribution to the world, while living the Radford values. 

Our staff

To provide a work environment that attracts, develops and retains the best possible staff and inspires them to consistently strive to do their best for our students and the College as a whole.

Our families

Our families are an integral part of College life. Their views are highly valued, communication between home and school is strong and their understanding of, and involvement in, all aspects of the College life is welcomed, expected and valued.

Our community

For the Radford community to contribute meaningfully, both locally and globally. Balancing a respect for tradition with a vision for the future and being open to new partnerships. 

Our governance

Radford College will have in place a prudent financial management process that allows for a progressive Masterplan, an effective and reliable ICT system and an ongoing system of maintenance and refurbishment. This will be underpinned by good corporate governance principles and practices, which include thorough and regular risk assessments.