Hanford's Aims

Fulfilling Potential

To recognise the breadth of academic capabilities and requirements and enable each girl to do the very best that she can.

Nurturing Talent

To provide the opportunity, encouragement and support for each girl to pursue and expand her interests both within and beyond the classroom.

Valuing Individuality

To recognize that each girl develops at her own speed, with her own interests, abilities and needs;  and to maintain the flexibility to respond accordingly.

Encouraging Respect

To help the girls to look beyond themselves, to learn about living with others, being part of a wider group and taking care of each other's needs.

Cherishing Childhood

To provide the time, the opportunity and the environment for free play.