Year 8 Curriculum Guide

Curriculum Information

The curriculum consists of 50 lessons of 60 minutes each, taught over a two week timetable.. In Year 8 these 50 lessons are divided as shown below:
 
SubjectLessons/two weeks
English8
Maths7
Science7
History3
Geography3
RE2
Art2
Music2
Drama2
Dt & Computing4
PSHE1
PE5
French2
Spanish2

In addition, students will have an assembly and a pastoral program during registration each week.

Design and Technology are taught on a "carousel" with Computing. Students are in groups and rotate during the year from Food Technology to Design Technology to Computing.

PSHE is Personal Social Health Education and is taught in the main by Form Tutors