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Personal & Character Development

At Ivy Chimneys, there is a strong focus on personal development through our 'Becoming Me’ framework. The core purpose of the framework is to ensure that children come to understand who they are and what they can do.


Our ambitions for children are described through the 8 strands of the ‘Becoming Me’ Personal Development Framework:

The rich variety of opportunities and goals we offer children at Ivy Chimneys, form this framework. For children, these opportunities are described in their 'Becoming Me' journals, which children take with them as they progress through the school. These pages from the journal are for each of our phase groups: