Key Stage 3

 

In St Colman's the curriculum has been organized to provide a broad, balanced, relevant and coherent experience for each student.

 

Art and Design

History

Music

Careers Education

Home Economics

Personal & Social Education

Drama

ICT

Physical Education

EMU Links

Learning for Life & Work - Citizenship

Religious Education

English

Employability & Personal Development

Science

First Aid

Library

Technology and Design

Modern Languages

Mathematics

 English Literature

Geography

Media Studies

 Literacy

Numeracy Environment & Society Additional Mathematics
Relationships & Sexuality Education    
     
     
     

 

 

Key Stage 4

SENIOR SCHOOL – Core Subjects:

 

English

Learning for Life & Work

Mathematics

Physical Education

 

 

Religious Education

Science

ICT

 

 

Optional Subjects:

 

Art

BTEC First Certificate in Construction

Business and Communication Systems

Business Studies

English Literature

French

Geography

History

Health and Social Care

 

 

 

Home Economics

Music

Motor Vehicle Studies

Occupational Studies

Physical Education

Science (Double Award)

Science (Single Award)

Technology

Wider Key Skills

 

 

The vast majority of students follow courses in most subjects which lead to GCSE qualifications.  Students following GCSE courses study a compulsory core with a range of optional subjects.  The optional blocks are revised each year to take account of students preferences and capabilities.

 

 

Post 16

 

 

St Colman’s has a long tradition of outstanding achievement at Post 16 Level. The growth of the Sixth Form in St Colman’s has been significant and a number of students join the school in Sixth Form to avail of the opportunities and courses provided. The school offers a mix of traditional and applied courses and we expect to see this trend continue.

 

 

 

The following subjects are offered:

 

GCE A Level options

 
 

 

Applied Science ICT
Art

Journalism

Biology Maths
Business Studies Media
English Literature Music
French Physics
Geography P.E
Government & Politics Production Arts
Health & Social Care Psychology
History R.E
History of Art Sociology
Home Economics Technology
Hospitality Travel and Tourism
   
GCE A Level (Joint provision with Assumption Grammar School)
   
   
NVQs  
   
NVQ Level 2 Child Care  
NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing  
NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy  
   
BTEC  
   
Level 2 Extended Certificate (Construction / Motor Vehicle