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Y-OUR Co-operative Values

Co-operative Schools are about developing a balanced set of values that will help young people become the good citizens our society needs.


Our Co-operative Values

  • Self-help Encouraging all within the organisation to help each other, by working together to gain mutual benefits. Helping people to help themselves.
  • Self-responsibility To take responsibility for, and answer to, our actions.
  • Democracy To give our stakeholders a say in the way we run our schools.
  • Equality Equal rights and benefits according to their contribution.
  • Equity Being fair and unbiased.
  • Solidarity Supporting each other and those in other co-operatives.


Our Ethical Values

Consistent with the valus of the founders of the Co-operative Movement, we believe in the ethical values of:

  • Openness
  • Honesty
  • Social responsibility
  • Caring for others