Coombe Boys’ School is dedicated to helping the local community. It acknowledges the United Kingdom's multiethnic, multireligious, and dynamic nature. It also recognises the critical role it must play in preventing intimidation or radicalization of groups or people within the school by anyone seeking to improperly or unlawfully influence them.

Coombe Boys’ School adheres to equal opportunity policies that aim to prevent discrimination against any person or group, regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or other similar characteristics. Beyond the official curriculum under examination, it is vital that Coombe educates its students for adult life, preparing them for the diverse and dynamic community in which they will live and work. A crucial component is having a grasp of British values.

The Government emphasises that schools are required to ensure that key ‘British Values’ are taught in all UK schools. These include:

Coombe Boys School employs techniques that go beyond the National Curriculum to ensure that students achieve these results.

The following examples highlight some of the strategies Coombe Boys School uses to instil British values.


The rule of law

Individual liberty

Mutual Respect

Tolerance of those of different faiths and beliefs