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The Sciences are exciting subjects that let students investigate how things work. Our aim is to develop students’ curiosity about the world they live in, and to give them methods for investigating the world around them.

How we deliver Science:

  • Year 7 and 8: students have four Science lessons per week.
  • Year 9 and 10: students have five Science lessons per week.
  • Year 11: students have four Science lessons per week.

Our facilities:

The Science Learning Zone is served by 11 well-equipped labs plus additional classroom spaces. The Science teachers are supported by a team of technicians, and together the department delivers a range of highly engaging lessons.

What our students study:

The links below will open a PDF file which explains what knowledge, understanding and skills students learn about in each subject, as well as how they are assessed.

Qualifications delivered by the Science Learning Zone:

  • GCSE Combined Science (Edexcel)

Read our latest stories from Science or visit our extra-curricular page to see our exciting enrichment offer. The Science team takes an active role in promoting future job opportunities in the STEM sector (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) including by working with Gifted, Able and Talented students.