We offer a broad academic and vocational curriculum. All students study the core of English, Mathematics, Science and PE, also Personal, Social and Health Education, which includes a Citizenship and RE programme, this is delivered on discrete days, during which the Academy’s timetable is suspended for all students.
In years 7 and 8 (Key Stage 3)
In years 9 to 11 (Key Stage 4)
Students are able to select their non-core subjects. Click here to view the ‘Pathways’ page for more detail.
In years 12 to 13 (Key Stage 5)
For more detailed information contact the Head of Faculty. Each curriculum area is housed in one of six Learning Areas:
COMMUNICATION Head of Faculty Mrs O’Dea
English: Language and Literature, Literacy
Modern Foreign Languages: French
MATHEMATICS Head of Faculty Miss Roberts
Numeracy and Mathematics
SCIENCE Head of Faculty Mrs Peake
Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Health and Social Care, Psychology
HUMANITIES Head of Faculty Mr Mace
History, Geography, Religious Studies, Personal Health and
Social Education & Citizenship, Life Skills, Sociology
PHYSICAL EDUCATION & EXPRESSIVE ARTS Head of Faculty Mrs Brailsford
Art, Drama, Music, Dance, Physical Education, Performing Arts
TECHNOLOGY Head of Faculty Mr Fergusson
Technology: Food, Textiles, Engineering, Product Design. Computing, Computer Science, and Information and Communication Technology. Business Studies.