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23/01/19

Retweeted From DidcotGardenTownCo

URGENT South Oxfordshire Sustainability CAMPAIGN object to housing numbers in South Oxon local plan by 18 Feb 2019 guidance at https://t.co/zrWsKSDylq remember to sue the word "object" formal repsponse https://t.co/M2wKZC12DT)

23/01/19

Retweeted From Place2Be

There are only 2 weeks to go until 2019 (4-10 February)! If you work with children and want to get involved, our group activities are full of ideas to save you valuable planning time. Download them here: https://t.co/E9ws9oc3kg https://t.co/3HY8KCOgBe

23/01/19

Retweeted From Kirsty Hewett

BBC News - Government to fund 2,900 school exchanges for poorer pupils https://t.co/zCdNn23mGN

23/01/19

Retweeted From VbE Zone

Love these calendars from . They are always so values-based. January's is all about . Download, print, use as guidance. Thanks Action For Happiness! https://t.co/ptUxsZnaXS https://t.co/mZtjWhybtE

23/01/19

Retweeted From Julie Hunter

Do you ever wonder how some teachers seem to have a never ending supply of and working with supportive colleagues makes a school a https://t.co/F3QEIbuWKa

23/01/19

Retweeted From Hannah Wilson FCCT FRSA

shout out from https://t.co/JhMKbiTEGh

22/01/19

Join us this Saturday for our recruitment event from 10-12pm. Sign up here: https://t.co/Sacfu9DCnA https://t.co/unIx0m4hhY

21/01/19

Retweeted From Hannah Wilson FCCT FRSA

Great to see our pedagogical approach being shared 🙌🏼

21/01/19

the two people we mentioned too as bringing mental wealth to our school! 🙌🏼

21/01/19

Retweeted From Oxfordshire FIS

Calling dads and dads to be. Your guide to Paternity rights, pay and leave from Working Families: https://t.co/WnZmMeEe3p https://t.co/SFWukVRhHl

21/01/19

Retweeted From Independent Thinking

Bookings now open for our very, very big Big Day Out at in July https://t.co/98Wb5qM0r4 Lods of Associates. Loads of nice people. Loads of ideas. Free ice cream. £99 (+VAT). Not a misprint. See you there.

20/01/19

Retweeted From @SchoolMentalHealth

A school in the very North have been let down by a facilitator for an introduction to Mental Health First Aid training on Tuesday evening. Do we have any twitter friends who offer such training please?

18/01/19

Retweeted From Where The Fruit Is

Congratulations. Such a valuable contribution to the present and future life stories of young people.

18/01/19

Retweeted From Roger FitzGerald

Great to see 1 of only 6 in UK to achieve Gold Status Excellence Mental Health ...will inform our research into pupil conference https://t.co/NQNL0aKdMO

18/01/19

Retweeted From The MB Learning and Research Centre

Fantastic news for Aureus school, lets try and get more Oxfordshire schools involved and working in this way! https://t.co/SiziIhvbDj

18/01/19

Happy to our winners who showed the value of Courage this week! 🙌🏼 https://t.co/rGaJmJlaw3

16/01/19

Retweeted From Hannah Wilson FCCT FRSA

We have been inundated in requests for visits so we are hosting a day for visitors in February: https://t.co/XtbaaIHM7d

Curriculum Overview

Our Key Stage 3 Curriculum is delivered to our students in Year 7 and our Year 8.

All students experience a traditional and challenging curriculum and all learning is underpinned by our values-based, holistic education.

Our subjects

  • English Language and English Literature - taught by subject specialists as separate subjects
  • Maths
  • Biology, Chemistry and Physics – taught by subject specialists as separate subjects
  • Computing
  • Humanities – History, Geography and RE are taught on rotation in a thematic way
  • Spanish - in Year 7 and 8 and there will be a second language choice for Key Stage 4
  • Drama
  • PE - Dance will be integrated into the PE curriculum and enrichment time, it will also be an option at Key Stage 4
  • Art and Design Technology - are taught on rotation in a thematic way. Resistant Materials will be an option at Key Stage 4
  • Music

The formal curriculum is enhanced by our Inner Curriculum which includes:

  • Mindfulness
  • Global Citizenship which integrates PSHE and SMSC
  • Careers Education

Our Key Stage 4 Curriculum is being designed and will be delivered to our students in Year 9, 10 and 11. Our students will be taking their options in Spring 2019 to start their GCSE pathways from September 2019.

Key Stage 3: Year 7 & 8s

 

Year 7

Lessons

Minutes

Total

Community Wellbeing

Mindfulness

5

30

150

Coaching & Global Citizenship

5

30

150

STEM

Biology

1

80

80

Chemistry

1

80

80

Maths

3

80

240

Physics

1

80

80

Communications

English Language

2

80

160

English Literature

2

80

160

Spanish

1

80

80

Humanities

History

1

80

80

Geography

1

80

80

Arts

Art/Design Technology

1

80

80

Music

1

80

80

Performing Arts

1

80

80

PE

1

80

80

Enrichment & Personal Development

Martial Arts

1

50

50

Own Choice

3

50

150

 

Please click here to view each subject overview