Section Navigation

Y9 Options Evening 2022

Welcome to the virtual Y9 Options Evening 2022 webpage

If you were unable to join us for our Virtual Y9 Options Evening 2022 live event, a recording of the presentation is available here.

Options Timeline

Thursday 20th Jan

3.15-4.15pm: Drop-in session for Y9 pupils to ask questions about non-KS3 subjects.  

6pm: Online presentation to pupils and parents/carers

Fri 21st Jan - Fri 11th Feb

Guidance Interviews

Thursday 3rd  Feb

Year 9 Parents’ Consultation 2pm-7pm

Please book appointments with core subject teachers and with option subject teachers to ask further questions if pupil is considering taking at KS4

Monday 21st Feb

Deadline for Options choices

Click here to read some advice from our Head Prefects to Year 9 pupils about the KS4 options process.

The KS4 Options Brochure can be downloaded here.

FAQs about the Options Process are available here.

Information about each subject is available in the links below.

 

Core Subjects

English

· FAQs

Maths

· FAQs

Science

· FAQs

MFL

· Video

· Student Feedback (Spanish)

· Student Feedback (French & German)

· FAQs

Option Subjects

Students must select 3 courses plus TWO reserves

BTEC Animal Care

· Video

GCSE Art and Design

· Video

· Video (Sketchbook walk through)

· FAQs

GCSE Business

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

BTEC Child Development

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Computer Science

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Design and Technology

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

BTEC Dance

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Drama

· Video

· FAQs

Engineering (Camb Nat L1/2)

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition

· Video

BTEC Home Cooking Skills

· Video

GCSE Geography

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

GCSE History

· Video

· FAQs

Entry Level History

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Ancient History

· Video

· FAQs

iMedia (Camb Nat L1/2)

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

GCSE Music

· Video

BTEC Music Technology

· Video

GCSE Physical Education

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

BTEC Sport 

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

GCSE Photography

· Video

GCSE Religious Studies

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Separate Science

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

 

After-School Options

Students may opt for one after-school option if they wish to. There is no requirement to do so.

Costs apply; where this may be a concern, please discuss this with the College – some support may be possible.

GCSE Ancient History

· Video

· FAQs

GCSE Art

· Video

· Video (Sketchbook walk through)

· FAQs

GCSE Film Studies

· Video

· Student Feedback (Video)

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

 

GCSE Psychology

· Video

· Student Feedback

· FAQs

GCSE Statistics

· Video

· FAQs