Step by Step Guide
Step 1: The Curriculum Guidance Process is launched through assembly and via a letter to parents. Students and parents can explore the Curriculum Guidance Portal together.
Step 2: In PSHE lessons, students will explore the Curriculum Guidance Portal. Students will be asked to complete an Interview Preparation Form which will help them to reflect on their strengths and achievements and consider which subjects they would like to explore at Curriculum Guidance Evening.
Step 3: Students and parents and will be invited to attend the Year 9 Parents' Evening. This will be an opportunity for parents to receive feedback on their child's learning to date.
Step 4: Curriculum Guidance Evening will be held in January. This is an excellent opportunity to talk to teachers and current Year 10 and 11 students about the different subjects on offer.
Step 5: Students and parents should make their choices by 25 January using this form.
Step 6: Students will be given an interview time to meet with a senior member of staff to discuss their option choices.
Step 7: Students will attend their interview and finalise their choices.
Step 8: A letter will be sent to parents informing them of the subjects chosen at the interview. Parents will be asked to confirm these choices in order to finalise the options process.
Step 9: Students will start their GCSE curriculum in Year 10.