Curriculum Model 2020-2021

Lesson allocation – 24 x 1 hour lesson plus 30 minute daily tutorial/assembly (1 week timetable)

 

Year 7 - International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (Each subject group taught over at least 50 hours per annum)
  • English Language & Literature – 4 hours
  • Language Acquisition – 2 hours
  • Maths – 3 hours
  • Sciences – 3 hours
  • Arts – 2 hours (1 Art, 1 Drama)
  • Design – 4 hours (2 D&T, 2 ICT)
  • Individuals & Societies – 3 hours
  • Physical & Health Education – 2 hours
  • Healthy Minds – 1 hour
Year 8 - International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (Each subject group taught over at least 50 hours per annum)
  • English Language & Literature – 3 hours
  • Language Acquisition – 2 hours
  • Maths – 3 hours
  • Sciences – 3 hours
  • Arts – 3 hours (1 Art, 1 Drama, 1 Music)
  • Design – 4 hours (2 D&T, 2 ICT)
  • Individuals & Societies – 3 hours
  • Physical & Health Education – 2 hours
  • Healthy Minds – 1 hour
Year 9 - International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (Each subject group taught over at least 50 hours per annum)
  • English Language & Literature – 4 hours
  • Language Acquisition – 2 hours
  • Maths – 4 hours
  • Sciences – 3 hours
  • Design – 3 hours (2 D&T, 1 ICT)
  • Individuals & Societies – 3 hours
  • Physical & Health Education – 2 hours
  • Healthy Minds – 1 hour
  • 2 SUBJECT SPECIALIST CHOICES – 2 hours
Year 10 English Baccalaureate or Leigh Baccalaureate pathway
  • English Language & Literature (2 GCSEs) – 4 hours
  • Language Acquisition (French or Spanish; 1 GCSE) – 2 hours per option
  • Maths (1 GCSE) – 4 hours
  • Sciences (Combined or Separate Sciences; 2/3 GCSEs depending on pathway) – 4 hours (5 in Yr 11)
  • Arts (Fine Art, Graphics, Music, Drama, Photography, Media Studies; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Design (Product Design, Engineering, Food & Nutrition, Design & Technology, Fashion & Textiles; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Individuals & Societies (History, Geography, Ethics, Health & Social Care, Travel & Tourism; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Physical & Health Education (Core PE, GCSE PE, Dance, Healthy Minds; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 1X Core PE, 2X OL, 1X HM, 2 hours per option
Year 11 English Baccalaureate or Leigh Baccalaureate pathway
  • English Language & Literature (2 GCSEs) – 4 hours
  • Language Acquisition
    (French or Spanish; 1 GCSE) – 2 hours per option
  • Maths (1 GCSE) – 4 hours
  • Sciences (Combined or Separate Sciences; 2/3 GCSEs depending on pathway) – 5 hours
  • Arts (Fine Art, Graphics, Music, Drama, Photography, Media Studies; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Design (Product Design, Engineering, Food & Nutrition, Design & Technology, Fashion & Textiles; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Individuals & Societies (History, Geography, Ethics, Health & Social Care, Travel & Tourism; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 2 hours per option
  • Physical & Health Education (Core PE, GCSE PE, Dance, Healthy Minds; 1 GCSE per option chosen) – 1X Core PE, 2X OL, 2 hours per option