Curriculum

The curriculum is based around the National Curriculum.

Students access six lessons a day. One lesson a day is based around individual EHCP targets and progress. Students transition around the academy to specialist teachers. We currently have four static KS3 groups.

Curriculum Plan 2019-2020

Parents Ascent Levels

Secondary Curriculum Model

The secondary curriculum model is below and includes the amount of directed lessons per subject.

Year 7 Curriculum Model
English Maths Science Computing Humanities Music PE Art DT PSHE Forest School PLT
5 5 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 1 1 5
Year 8 Curriculum Model
English Maths Science Computing Humanities MFL Music PE Art DT PSHE Forest School PLT
5 5 2 2 2 1 1 3 1 1 1 1 5
Year 9 Curriculum Model
English Maths Science Option 1 Option 2 Humanities PE Independence Computing PSHE PLT
5 5 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 2 5
Year 10 Curriculum ModelĀ 
English Maths Science Option 1 Option 2 Humanities PE Independence Computing PSHE PLT
5 5 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 2 5
Year 11 Curriculum Model
English Maths Science Option 1 Option 2 Humanities PE Independence Computing PSHE PLT
5 5 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 2 5

If you have any queries regarding our curriculum, please contact us at barbarapriestman@ascenttrust.org