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New Senior School Curriculum

      SENIOR SCHOOL CURRICULUM plan

      Year 7 (2019 onwards)

      Subject Lessons
      English 4
      Mathematics 4
      Science 3
      Humanities (Geography/History/Religious Studies) 4
      PHSE 1
      Spanish 2
      Food & Nutrition/Design Technology (Carousel) 2
      Drama 1
      PE (1 Swimming) 3
      Art 1
      Music 1
      Computer Science 1
      Welsh 1
      Outdoor Education 2
      Total 30

      Year 8 (2020 onwards)

      Subject Lessons

      English

      4
      Maths 4
      Science 3
      Humanities (Geography/History/Religious Studies) 3
      PSHE 1

      French/ Extra English or

      Spanish/Learning Support

      2
      Spanish 2
      Drama 1
      Food & Nutrition/Design Technology 2
      PE/Swimming 3
      Art 1
      Music 1
      Computer Science 1
      Welsh 1
      Outdoor Education 1
      Total 30

      Year 9 (2021 onwards)

      Subject Lessons
      English 4
      Maths 4
      Science 6
      Humanities (Geography/History/Religious Studies/PSHE) 4
      French/Spanish 2
      Food & Nutrition/Design Technology (Carousel) (1 of 2) 2
      Drama 1
      Computer Science 1
      Music 1
      PE + Swimming 3
      Welsh 1
      Art 1
      Total 30

      Years 10-11 (2019 onwards)

      Subject Lessons
      English 4
      Maths 4
      Science (Dual/Triple) 7
      Options (3 or 4) 12
      PE 2
      PSHE/Ethics/RS 1
      Total 30

      GCSE; Compulsory

      ENGLISH/ENGLISH LITERATURE

      MATHEMATICS

      DUAL AWARD OR TRIPLE SCIENCE

      OPTIONS 4

      OPTIONS: ART, MUSIC, DRAMA, ENGINEERING, GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY, RS, FRENCH, SPANISH, WELSH, DT, ENGINEERING, FOOD + NUTRITION, PE, BUSINESS

      Years 12 and 13 (2019 onwards)

      Subject Lessons  
      Year 12 3x6 18 Lessons in Year 12
      Year 13 3x6 18 Lessons in Year 13
      EPQ 1 For pupils doing 3 A-levels
      Physical Education 2 For all pupils

      This group would have either 3 or 4 A Level subjects from the options lists; each subject would have 6 lessons plus one extra lesson within the depart.

      There would also be 2 lessons of Physical Education for all Sixth Form, the rest of the lessons, depending on the number of subjects studied, would be study periods.

      The EPQ could also be added which would be an extra lesson per week for both Year groups.

      Subjects: Art, Biology, Chemistry, Drama, Economics, English, French, Geography, History, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, DT, RS, Theatre studies and Drama, Music and Photography.  OCR Cambridge Technicals in Sport and Business (Level 3).  Professional Cookery (Level 3).

      All subjects are dependent upon numbers of pupils opting. 

      New Senior School Curriculum