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KS5 Curriculum

Ms Hermione Jackson

Head of Sixth Form

Tel: 01642310561 EXT: 3003


Subjects Offered

A-level subjects: Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Drama, English Language, English Literature, French, Further Maths, Geography, German, Government & Politics, History, Law, Maths, Media Studies, Music, , Philosophy & Ethics, PE Studies, Physics, Product Design, Psychology, Spanish.

Level 3 subjects: Health & Social Care (BTEC, 1, 2 or 3 A-level equivalents).

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Year 13999320

All students are enrolled on a study programme that complies with DFE guidance; each study programme combines academic qualifications and other activities.  All study programmes must have a core aim this is usually a substantial academic or vocational qualification.  All programmes also include work experience and other non-qualification activities. 

Each 16-19 study programme is designed to challenge and support individual students and prepare them for their next step in education or training, typically they consist of:

  • Substantial qualifications either A levels or BTECs.
  • English and/or maths where the student has not yet achieved a grade 4 or higher.
  • Work experience opportunities.
  • Additionally, an Extended Project (EPQ) qualification can be studied for as can the Junior Sports Leader qualification.
  • Other non-qualification activities designed to develop students’ character, skills, attitudes and confidence.

Students in the Sixth form are required to attend each morning for their tutorial session from 8.40-9.10am.  They may then choose to work within the sixth form building or home study.  They are also encouraged to broaden their experiences through voluntary work and a range of other experiences.

You can view an overview of each subjects here: Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening

Further information can be found here: Sixth Form

Ms Hermione Jackson

Head of Sixth Form

Tel: 01642310561 EXT: 3003





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