Year 10

During Year 10 pupils will continue to follow  a range of core subjects plus their chosen options subjects.

Pupils have 17 periods a week for the core subjects: English, Maths, Science and PE and 8 periods a week for option subjects.

Core subjects are:

  • GCSE Maths
  • GCSE English Language
  • GCSE English Literature
  • GCSE Combined Science 
  • Entry Level Science
  • PE
  • Student Wellbeing


All students are required to take either Geography or History, but can choose their preferred subject:

  • GCSE Geography
  • GCSE History


Pupils are also given the option to choose a second humanities subject as one of their options.

Traditional Options subjects include:

  • GCSE Art
  • GCSE Business
  • GCSE PE

We also offer a range of vocational courses, including:

  • BTEC Enterprise
  • OCR Childcare
  • BTEC Health & Social Care
  • BTEC Media
  • BTEC PE
  • BTEC Performing Arts (Dance, Acting and Musical Theatre pathways)
  • BTEC Music Practice
  • BTEC Digital Information Technology 
  • BTEC Hospitality and Catering
  • BTEC Product Design

Click on the button below to read more about the content of these courses.

Year 10 Curriculum