YR 8

Year 8 is a time of acceleration, learning is adjusted to be a personally aggressive pace, defined through detailed assessment/tracking of a pupils progress towards their own targets.  Pupils are encouraged to explore fully, learning both in and outside of the curriculum to further explore their developing interests ahead of Year 9 option choices.

The subject areas studied and the allocations of hours (in a two week cycle) are shown below: 

 

Physical Education - 4 Science - 6
Drama - 2 Art - 2
Geography - 3 DT (Inc FT) - 4
Computer Studies - 2 English - 6
Music - 3 History - 3
PSHCE - 2 Spanish - 5
RE - 2 French - 5
Maths - 6  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bold = set from Year 6 primary school information

Italics = one or the other depending upon choice for MFL upon entry to Year 7

Click here for a parents experience view point for the curriculum in Year 8