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03/07/20

We would like to invite you to join us for our Year 6 'Virtual' Open Events, providing you with an opportunity to hear more about our wonderful school. Visit https://t.co/rjEIOGVE2a to find out more about the events and to register your place. https://t.co/m7VafqX0Sa

03/07/20

Thank you so much to the Oxfordshire Kindness Wave https://t.co/o9KdYTVyLw and for sending us this lovely pack to some of our students this week ❤️ https://t.co/8AHC2J65jb

03/07/20

Are you an inspiring and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant looking for your next challenge? Come and join our fantastic Inclusion Team in September. The role is 33 hours per week, term-time only. For full details and to apply online, visit https://t.co/gzVXdYZ7Uw

30/06/20

Retweeted From Didcot Train

This week at TRAIN!🎉Young people just need to friend/follow the Youth Work team's professional Facebook and Instagram accounts to get involved and see more of what they're getting up to: Justina Train, Harry Train, Charlotte Train https://t.co/V1AnD929ZG

30/06/20

Looking forward to seeing our first group of Year 7 students in tomorrow for their 1-2-1 meetings 🙂 Ms Hunter has prepared this video about entering the school, please share this with your child: https://t.co/g8STiionz8

29/06/20

Budding Year 7 botanist, Leia, completes an amazing flower dissection for Biology lesson at home https://t.co/XwSIWMy8av

29/06/20

Retweeted From National Online Safety

Happy ! Here's our free guide for Parents; 'the largest interactive social platform for play' according to the makers. Please retweet & share with your whole school community! - Download here: https://t.co/0Url7fNw16 https://t.co/sJrEpbTSJK

23/06/20

This week's faculty challenge is a lip sync challenge! Enjoy this video from Ms Saul, Mr Morris and Mrs Powell! https://t.co/xi76mWfHVB

23/06/20

We have created a new video for our rising Year 7's this week, we hope you enjoy this Who's Who https://t.co/QEo1hESXnI

22/06/20

You may have seen in this week's newsletter the fantastic virtual code breaking event taking place from the 1st July, raising money for . Here is a link to the full details of the event: https://t.co/7t75XPVJxK https://t.co/N8s27QZfSP

22/06/20

Here is your challenge this week from the PE Department: Cricket Bowling https://t.co/yFfzrz7sjW

16/06/20

Here is a timetable of activities from taking place this week. https://t.co/d9dcCKZePA

15/06/20

Follow these simple steps on your journey to school to and : https://t.co/u1ZcVkA9by https://t.co/s7Mq6YtO8H

15/06/20

Here is the PE Challenge #3 - Overarm Throw: https://t.co/269DpCt9Tm

11/06/20

Wow! Freddie in Year 9 has created this stunning piece of artwork on his tablet and has had it printed onto a canvas for a family birthday present; bet they were delighted with their gift! https://t.co/XtLOQPPujW

11/06/20

This week Year 7 have been carefully considering how to present the Norman Conquest to the public as part of their museum project. Jake has done a fantastic job and has really visualised what he wants his museum to look like and why https://t.co/0As42wRLvK

10/06/20

Year 8 have been writing an modern response to William Wordsworth's Upon Westminster Bridge as part of their Protest and Environment Unit. Here are some fantastic poems written by Charley, Emily, Thomas and Lily https://t.co/Xu30pgfW82

09/06/20

As always, please send photos or videos of your fun demonstrations to: media.org

09/06/20

or can you get egg-cited about completing this science challenge? https://t.co/BIQqBq3De8

09/06/20

At home Science club: Can you take charge of dancing ghosts? https://t.co/XjkZDsQ6uB https://t.co/pQi6wCWIRc

Year 8 Options

The curriculum at Key Stage 4 consists of a mixture of compulsory subjects and additional subjects that make up the academic curriculum.  Your child will continue to develop their whole self through a continuation of the inner curriculum that is unique to Aureus School. Alongside their compulsory subjects, students will be able to choose additional subjects according to their strengths and interests. They will be guided through their choices by subject teachers, coaches and other staff to ensure that their choices are appropriate.

We want to offer as much individual choice as we can, so that students can follow courses they need for their future career paths and according to their interests. However, there are also certain constraints and requirements that govern students’ choices.

We urge that all students opt for a broad and balanced curriculum. Whilst all GCSEs have equal status, they do stress different skills and ways of learning. When making choices students must balance their skills and learning styles in order to keep options open for later life, such as choosing college or A level courses.

Timeline

Date  
Wednesday 8th January 2020 Options Booklets issued to students with GCSE course information
Thursday 9th January 2020 Full Options Evening for Year 8 Parents, Carers and Students (6.00pm - 7.30pm)
Friday 31st January 2020 Preferences submitted electronically

Documents

Page Downloads Date  
Options Booklet 2019-20 09th Jan 2020 Download