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All pupils study the same curriculum in year 7. Year 7 follows a two week timetable.

Pupils for some subjects are grouped into third populations dependent on their tutor group.  Tutor groups C, E and F form band b, M, N and P form band c and R, S and W form band d. Specifically these subjects are English (6 hours per fortnight), Literacy Hour (2 hours), Mathematics (7 hours), Science (6 hours) and PE (3 hours). These same bands follow a carousel of Technology subjects (4 hours). The subjects within this carousel include Food Studies, Design & Technology and Computer Science. Pupils follow the same subject for ten weeks before changing.

Pupils are grouped into tutor groups for Modern Foreign Languages (4 hours per fortnight), Geography (3 hours), History (3 hours), Performing Arts (3 hours), Citizenship (2 hours), RE (2 hours), Art (2 hours) and Enrichment (2 hours).

Tutor groups C, E, F and R, S, W study Spanish, whilst M, N, P study French. Performing Arts lessons consist of Music, Drama and Dance lessons. All pupils also follow a PSHE programme during an Extended Tutor Time on Gold Fridays during period 1.

Assessment Dates

Baseline testing in subjects takes place during September 2016. End of Year Exams will take place in the week commencing 26th June 2017.

Attitude to Learning Reports

Will be distributed in the week commencing:

17th October 2016
12th December 2016

Progress Report

Will be issued in the week commencing:

27th March 2017

Full Report

Will be issued in the week commencing:

10th July 2017

Key Dates

29th September 2016     Parents Information Evening
20th April 2017                   Year 7 Parents Evening
26th June 2017                    End of Year Examinations

Important Contacts

 Learning Coordinator  Hannah Bishop
 Pastoral Support Officer  Sarah Tyson
 Deputy Principal  Matt Sadler




To view the Year 7 Parents Information Booklet click here.