Our Shared Common Goal and Golden Threads

“We aim to make a difference by providing positive learning experiences and opportunities for all our young people that is considerate of their needs, safety and wellbeing”.

(Springwell Alternative Academy Grantham staff, 2019)

Our Golden Threads

Unconditional positive regard


High and clear expectations with flexible consistency

Positive communication


Safety and security

Commitment, dedication and passion

Providing hope

Genuine care, humour, happiness and banter!

Patience and resilience