Our Curriculum

Our approach to the curriculum combines a blend of academic, vocational and work-related qualifications, experiences and opportunities  to maximise the students’ successes and preparation for both further study and employment.

Core Provision Options
AQA GCSE English Language   AQA GCSE English Literature Edexcel GCSE Mathematics Edexcel GCSE Combined  Science (Y and Z Bands)   GCSE Triple Sciences (X Band)     Core PE BTEC Level 1 / 2 Award in Enterprise BTEC Level 1 / 2 Award in Digital Information Technology Personal, Social, and Health Education (PSHE) and Work-Related Learning (WRL) OCR GCSE Art AQA GCSE REPearson BTEC Creative Media ProductionPearson BTEC Health and Social Care

Key Stage 4 – Current Year 11

Core Provision Options
AQA GCSE English Language and English Literature Edexcel GCSE Mathematics Edexcel GCSE Combined  Science (Y and Z Bands)   GCSE Triple Sciences (X Band)     Core PE BTEC Level 1 / 2 Award in Business BTEC Level 1 / 2 Award in Digital Information Technology   OCR GCSE Art AQA GCSE REPearson BTEC Creative Media ProductionPearson BTEC Health and Social Care
  • In addition, students may opt to work independently and be considered for entry for GCSE, AS or A Level (where appropriate and the qualification exists)  in Community Languages in: Arabic; Bengali; Dutch; French; German; Italian; Portuguese; Punjabi; Russian; Spanish; Urdu;

Key Stage 5 – Year 12 and 13

Core Enrichment English and Mathematics resits Supporting Studies
Students choose one from:   Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (equivalent to 3 A-Levels) in: Applied (Biomedical) Science BusinessHealth and Social Care   CACHE Level 3 Technical Diploma in Childcare and Education (equivalent to 3 A-Levels) Work Experience One day       AQA GCSE English+   Edexcel GCSE Mathematics+     PSHE / WRL to include a focus on leadership and mentoring          
Work Experience (1 day a week; 2 days a week for Childcare students)