Core Subjects

What are the Core Subjects?

In Years 10 and 11 all students study the Core Subjects. To find out more, please click the links below.

English English Literature
Maths Science
RE (Short Course) PD


The majority of students will also study at least two of the subjects listed below as part of their core curriculum. To find out more, please click the links.

French Spanish
History Geography


In addition to the core curriculum outlined above, students continue to receive core PE lessons and have access to a range of extra-curricular activities.


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Key Dates

December 2018

3rd - Students are given a login to the Start Profile website.

4th - The options process is introduced to students.

January 2019

7th - Students complete the options preparation form and the Year 9 Reports are sent home to parents.

Week beginning 7th - Students are given access to the options portal.

17th - Year 9 Parents' Evening

24th - Year 9 Options Evening

14th-28th - Students make provisional option choices 

28th - Year 9 Options Interviews start

March 2019

Options are confirmed and are sent to parents