What’s new this Year?

Following the refurbishment of 3 laboratories our fourth and final laboratory was refurbished ready for September 2016

 

In Year 7, 8 and 9 your child will study...

In Years 7, 8 and 9 there are three science lessons a week and pupils work in sets according to their ability.

In Years 7 and  8 pupils complete four triplets a Year. Each triplet consists of three topics that address the success criteria in the new Key Stage 3 Programme of Study.

In Year 9 pupils complete KS3 before starting KS4.

 

In Year 10 and Year 11 your child will study…

 

OCR Combined Science A         

Students will follow the OCR Combined Science A specification. This consists of 6 Biology, 6 Chemistry and 6 Physics modules. Students will sit 6 external exams at the end of Year 11 and gain 2 GCSEs. In March of Year 11 our most able students will be selected for the Separate Science pathway and will gain 3 GCSEs

 

 

 

If you would like further information please contact...

Mr P Bartley
Head of Science