The federation as a whole follows the principles contained within the ethos statement for Bursledon Church of England Infant School:
The school has a strong Christian ethos. It has close working relationships with the Parish Church within the traditions of the Church of England. The school aims to serve its community by providing an education of the highest quality within the context of Christian belief and practice. It encourages understanding of the meaning and significance of faith, and promotes Christian values through the experience if offers to all its pupils.