Mission & Values

Ethos and values

King Edward VI College is a vibrant, inclusive and exciting community where students and staff are united in their enthusiasm for learning.  With a long history of academic excellence, the College provides a high quality, stimulating educational experience for young people with high aspirations, nurturing their potential and challenging them to develop personally, intellectually, and creatively.


Our mission

To inspire aspirational young people to achieve personal and academic excellence

Our vision

Excellence everywhere

Our values

The following values are fundamental to our philosophy and essential to achieving our mission and our vision:

  • Develop the whole person
  • Cultivate curious minds
  • Promote equality of opportunity
  • Celebrate diversity
  • Foster productive partnerships