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Curriculum

We believe that a curriculum fit for purpose must be personalised to meet the needs of all learners, maximising students͛ opportunities for success. The curriculum should support students to ͚aspire to achieve͛, by organising learning to stretch every ability group and to offer the widest possible range of choices to excite and motivate every type of learner.

Curriculum Policy


The Curriculum policy explains our aims and current practice for the curriculum in more detail and it also contains in appendix A a table of all subjects offered with curriculum allocations.

GCSE Options Booklet


The GCSE Options Booklet describes in detail all the exciting courses on offer to students and sets out clearly the options process.

A-Level Options Booklet


The Sixth Form Options Booklet describes in detail all of the exciting Level 3 courses on offer, both vocational and academic.

 

Business Studies
Business Studies

‘I love doing business because it is a great subject to really understand the world and get a good understanding about the workplace. The teachers are enthusiastic and really know how to support everyone.’

 
Childcare
Childcare

‘This course has allowed me to understand what working with children is all about. I have been able to decide which age group I eventually want to work with.’

 
Computer Science
Computer Science

‘Although there is a lot of work to get through, you work at a steady pace and it feels great when you achieve your goal and meet the deadline!’

 
Dance
Dance

‘There is a really great atmosphere in the group – we get the chance to take part in lots of events and go on dance trips.’

 
Economics
Economics

‘Economics has given me the opportunity to broaden my horizons and my understanding of how our national economy performs within the wider international sphere’

 
Government & Politics
Government & Politics

‘Politics has helped me understand our nations rights, as well as American constitutional rights. It is a vital subject for everyone, since everyone has an opinion and can help develop our society.’

 
History
History

‘The topics we learn are fascinating and are taught in a way that promotes a love for the subject’

 
Law
Law

‘Law is a very professional intricate subject, with many concepts that shape our society and our existence.’

 
Science
Science

‘Bushey Meads brings science to life by linking it to real life applications and teaching us about how significant science really is in everyday life. Teachers are enthusiastic about their subject and pass that passion onto us.’

 
PE & Health
PE & Health

‘PE is fun, it’s my favourite subject. Not only do we develop physical skills but mental skills too as well as teamwork and leadership. There are lots of extra-curricular clubs and teams to get involved in as well’

 
Psychology
Psychology

‘I love psychology because it’s such an in-depth and interesting subject. My teachers always go the extra mile for us’

 
Religious Education
Religious Education

‘I did not know there were so many philosophers with different views about God’s existence. Studying this subject has helped me tremendously with evaluating and analysing all pieces of evidence’