Greek school of Coventry is a school at the heart of the community where everyone is nurtured and inspired to achieve their full potential on their journey to learn Greek. Our vision is to be a great school which has high expectations and where we all achieve great things, individually and together, within a nurturing Christian Orthodox ethos though our core values of love, honesty and respect.
At Greek school of Coventry we strive to promote the inclusion, well-being and achievement of our students. Also we strive to ensure equitable and fair educational opportunities for all students by allocating resources fairly and equitably, providing diverse learning opportunities, and demonstrating a commitment to equity and fairness across the school.
Where children have additional needs, measures are taken to prevent these from becoming a barrier to learning. Our school welcomes all learners and is committed to providing them with the entitlement to succeed and reach the highest level of personal achievement. Our Syllabus incorporates Modern Greek Language up to A Level, history, religious education, theatre and singing.
Our values guide the way we work:
I N C L U S I O N
H O N E S T Y
L O V E
E X C E L L E N C E
E N J O Y M E N T
T E A M W O R K
R E S P E C T
E Q U I T Y
The aim of Greek school of Coventry is to provide a stimulating environment where students are encouraged to learn the Greek language and the Christian Orthodox religion. Our school is an inclusive, safe, welcoming, caring and happy place, free from any threat or fear in which we share our values, tradition and culture. We strive to equip our students with the knowledge, skills and spirituality to enable them to achieve their full potential and to help them contribute positively to the challenges of a diverse multicultural society.
2019-The New Quality Mark Award Is in Our Hands!
The Greek School of Coventry after achieving the Silver, Bronze and Gold Quality Framework awards on 2011 and 2015, now has been awarded the New Quality Mark with flying colours by the National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education.
It has been recognized as a Centre of Excellence for the effective teaching and learning by children in a very well organized and safe environment with excellent policies and procedures and excellent administration and financial controls. It has been awarded for its successful adherence to safeguarding standards, its excellent and continuous partnership with other organisations, its support for the continuous development of teachers, its various resources that support different learning styles and the excellent partnership between the management committee, parents, teachers and students.
We are the only Greek school to have achieved this and the only supplementary school in the Midlands.
Our certificate will be presented to us in the House of Commons, on a date to be confirmed. The success is the result of years of hard work and team work. We thank each teacher, parent, student, member of the Management committee and our community for their support and dedication. The have all contributed significantly in this success with their hard work and commitment to the school.
Congratulations and a huge thank you to our dedicated School Coordinator, Mr Andrew Papageorgi and the Head teacher, Eleni Tsilipira for their major, outstanding and remarkable contributions in achieving this award. We would also want to express our deepest gratitude to our excellent Mentor, Karen Gardiner. We are so appreciative for her continuous guidance, support, time, dedication and energy she gave. She is a major contributor behind our success.
We are also very grateful to the Cyprus Ministry of Education and the Cyprus Education Mission, Mrs Papalouka for their continued support.
We are looking forward to the Special Distinction Award.
Let’s keep the standards high!
2015 & 2017-GOLD & BRONZE AWARD by NRCSE
We are proud that The Greek School of Coventry first received a Gold Award from the National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education (NRCSE) in 2011. This is a highly prestigious award and our school was the first Greek Supplementary school to achieve this gold standard in the UK. We have maintained our high educational standards and gone on to achieve this gold award in 2015 and 2017.
The NRCSE Gold Award is a really big achievement and takes a lot of work. This award highlights the excellent teaching and outstanding learning environment at our school. A Quality Assurance Mentor observed and assessed assembly and classes, conducted a thorough examination of policies and spoke with pupils, teachers and headteacher as part of the formal assessment.
The achievement is a testimony to the collective efforts from our pupils, parents and voluntary helpers. We are committed to providing a positive and rewarding learning environment and hope we can continue to build on this success in the future.
Α huge thank you to our School Coordinator, Mr Andrew Papageorgi and the Head teacher, Eleni Tsilipira for their major contributions in achieving these awards. We would also want to express our deepest gratitude to our excellent Mentor, Karen Gardiner.
Head teacher of the Greek School of Coventry