Mission Statement

Highwire aims to:

extend and enrich the school curriculum with imaginative ICT projects

encourage students to develop analyses, think and debate

encourage flexible and creative use of digital technologies

raise teacher confidence, expertise and skills

encourage student autonomy and confidence in the use of digital technologies

promote multimedia creation

enhance students’ future prospects and opportunities

raise levels of achievement across the curriculum including literacy and numeracy

give students a sense of satisfaction and enjoyment from their own work

work as an involved member of a collaborative group

develop a creative approach to problem solving and critical thinking

involve the community in lifelong learning

communicate with people nationally and internationally

give students a global perspective on technology and its use

offer an open door for educational research and development