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Into the Upper School - GCSE Options

The following information is designed to help students select their subjects for GCSE. 

On Wednesday 19th January, we are running a live Zoom session for parents and students where Mr. Panting will outline our approach regarding GCSEs and making suitable choices. The session will also run through how to complete the Initial Preferences Form, which is online. 

An invite from Mr. Robinson to our options evening on 19th January

Into the Upper School Handbook

The deadline for the initial preferences form was the 22nd of Febraury. If you need to make changes to your choices please contact Mr. Robinson.

The Heads of Department have recorded video guides which will give you an introduction to optional subjects.


Graphics - Product Design - 3 Dimensional Design








BTEC Construction & Hair and Beauty

The BTEC Construction & Hair and Beauty courses started for year 10 in 2021. They offer practical-based learning, continual assessment and will occur once a week in the afternoon. Please tick the box on the initial preferences form if you are interested in taking one of these courses. There will be an interview and selection process for these courses.

Level 1 BTEC Satro Construction Course