The school started its first assembly in 1965 with this
verse and it has been said at the beginning of every academic year since a
tradition that the current headmaster loves to continue. Many pupils have
learnt at St David’s not to be afraid or discouraged as part of a community
that accepts them for who they are and affirms them for the talents they have.
The resultant confidence stays with them for life.
The school has a Christian foundation (click here to see
the Trust Document). Whilst the teaching and example of Jesus in
the Bible set the compass for our beliefs and morality, the Chaplaincy
exists as a place for thought, support, and self-discovery for the whole school
community. We warmly welcome pupils and staff of other faiths or no religious
faith at all in addition to those of Christian faith. The atmosphere
is one of mutual respect and tolerance.
provide each pupil with the opportunity to understand who they are, explore
what they believe, and build a strong foundation of character not only
throughout their school journey but beyond so they are positive citizens in