Woodside High School

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Outstanding School

Teaching is outstanding and teachers have the highest expectations for their students. Teachers constantly work with students to achieve the very best." - Ofsted 2014

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THE ELECTIVE CURRICULUM

The Elective curriculum allows year 9 students the chance to shape their curriculum by allowing them to focus on a broad range of subjects as they start to explore their future interests and prepare themselves for their GCSE options in at the end of year 9. 

The Elective curriculum provides a with a wide range of stimulating courses that allow students to have a deep learning experience which will prepare them well for future GCSE studies.

The Year 9 curriculum next year will consist of: English, Maths, Science, PE, History, Geography, PRS and French/Spanish. In addition, students will choose three subjects from the range of elective courses outlined below.

The 2019-2020 Elective offer is as follows:

 

 ARTS ELECTIVES

STEM ELECTIVES

FREE ELECTIVES

Latin

Planetary Science

African Cultural Studies

Photography

Motorsport & Automotive Engineering

Archaeology

Journalism

Physiopathology

Dance Leaders Award

Classical Civilisations

Stock Market Trading

Sports Leaders Award

Make

Accounting

Debating & Public Speaking

Painting, Printing & Pottery

Enterprise

Write Away

Music Production

Games Development

Film Studies

Stage Production

Interior Design & Furniture Design

Sports Journalism

Theatre Company

Mechanical Engineering

Windrush & After: Black British Caribbean History

Mandarin

Textiles

Global Political Systems

Art History

Health & Fitness

The Real World

 

 

British Sign Language & Deaf Awareness