Students typically attend between 16 and 21 lessons a week and have nine to 14 study periods a week. In year 12 all students attend a global awareness session once per week and attend a 25-minute tutor time daily. In year 13 all students attend a 50-minute tutor period once per week and have regular mentoring.

Further curriculum information can be found on each subject webpage and via the relevant exam board websites. On each subject webpage you will find a learning journey that indicates topic coverage in each subject in more detail.
Students wishing to study at post 16 level must have achieved 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above (including Level 2 qualifications at pass or above).
Specific entry requirements for each course are listed below and on the relevant subject page.

For further details about the Post 16 school curriculum please contact:
Leanne Murphy |

Business, computing and IT

Creative and expressive arts

Design and technology




Modern foreign languages

Physical education and sport


Social science