Mrs Rachel Caldbeck
    Director of Science

    Mrs Asifa Malik
    Curriculum Leader

    Subject Teachers

    Miss Helen Anton
    AP/Teacher of Psychology

    Miss Lynda Rolleston
    Teacher of Science

     

    Support Staff

    Ms Lesley Botcher
    Senior Science Technician

    Ms Deb Mills
    Science Technician

    Curriculum

    Science is taught in well-equipped laboratories. Year 7 and 8 follow the Exploring Science course. From year 9 all students begin their key stage 4 courses. Students can choose the option of studying the three separate sciences in January of Year 9.

    The current Year 9 & 10 are studying for OCR Gateway Combined Science (equivalent to two GCSEs) or separate sciences Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

    The exams are all linear with no coursework. Students will complete all exams at the end of Year 11.

    The current Year 11’s are completing GCSE Edexcel Additional Science (equivalent to two GCSEs) or extended Science (equivalent to three GCSEs)

    At sixth form we offer OCR A Levels in Biology, Chemistry or Physics, AQA A Level in Psychology as well as BTEC Level 3 in Applied Science.