We offer an exciting, challenging and rewarding curriculum at Key Stage 4 with the full range of subjects.
Our curriculum is broadly divided into two main sections; the compulsory curriculum and the guided choices. An overview of the curriculum is below – including the number of periods allocated out of a 50 period fortnightly timetable.
The Core Curriculum
English Language and English Literature (9 Periods)
Mathematics (9 Periods)
Sciences – all students will study Combined Science which is worth two GCSEs. The option to take triple science is available in the Guided Choices section. (10 Periods)
PSHE – non-examined – delivered weekly in extended form period.
Physical Education – this core physical activity provides all students with the opportunity to be involved in physical exercise each week. (2 Periods)
Students will have the opportunity to select FOUR additional subjects through one of our Guided Choices pathways. Each subject will have 5 periods
Guided Option subjects on offer at Harrop Fold School in 2021 included
Art and Design
Philosophy and Ethics
Level 1/2 Catering
Level 1/2 Construction
Cambridge National Creative iMedia
Level 1/2 Engineering
Cambridge National Enterprise and Marketing
BTEC Health and Social Care
BTEC Performing Arts
Cambridge National Sports Studies
For more information, please see our 2020/21 Options Booklet