In February, all Year 9s receive their Options Forms to make their choices for their GCSE courses beginning in September.  Detailed information on each separate subject to help students make their choices can be found in the Options Booklet – please click on the link below:

Options booklet


For those parents/carers who are unable to join us for our Y9 Options Evening on Thursday 9th February please see below a selection of informative department videos giving details of their specific GCSE course content and how it is examined so do have a look! In addition, there is a video, by the previous Headteacher, Julia Maunder, that gives a useful overview of the Options process, including important guidance on how to fill out the Options Form.

Former Headteacher’s Presentation

To view the subject videos, please click on the links below:

SubjectLink to short presentation video
Computer Science
Design Technology (DT):
Resistant Materials/Graphics
Textiles and Design
Food Preparation and Nutrition
Modern Foreign Languages
OCR Sport
Physical Education (PE)
Religious Education (RE)

If your child requires further advice, they should not hesitate to approach their teacher, Careers Advisor or Head of Year.  

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