70% of our teaching here at The Academy is on our main GCSE subjects. We employ secondary specialists with huge experience in their subjects and with a clear mandate to academically push their students as far as they can.
The GCSE curriculum is designed to provide, stretch and challenge to our students whilst being responsive and flexible to allow for a more personalised approach to learning.
- GCSE English
- GCSE English Literature
- GCSE Maths
- GCSE History
- GCSE Geography
- GCSE Science (Core/Additional/Triple)
- GCSE Spanish
- GCSE Citizenship
In addition, students can also complete the following:
- GCSE Art
- GCSE Religious Education
- GCSE PE
- GCSE Dance
- GCSE Business Studies
- GCSE Psychology
- GCSE Sociology
Plus the choice of a range of different qualifications.
Students then have a pathway specific option:
BTEC First (Extended) Certificate in Engineering, Health and Social Care, Creative and Digital or Performing Arts.
Year 10 students also have the chance to study enrichment opportunities in Hair and Beauty, Animal Care, Hospitality and Duke of Edinburgh.