What’s new this Year?

Changes to the KS3 Schemes of Work designed to challenge pupils

Improvements to KS4 to improve  progression


In Year 7, 8 and 9 your child will study...

In Years 7-9, there are 3 History lessons a fortnight. In Year 7, we study a topic on the Romans and Medieval Britain. In Year 8, we go onto look at the Tudors, Stuarts, Black Peoples of the Americas and Britain 1750-1900.

Finally, in Year 9, pupils study  the 20th Century World, primarily World War I and II.



In Year 10 and Year 11 your child will study…

OCR SHP with Medicine & American West.

Pupils study 2 exam topics. In Year 10, this is the American West, a study of the growth of America from 1840-1895. They also study Medicine Through Time, a study of medical developments and ideas from pre-historic times to the present day. This is a ‘development study’ and will also continue into Year 11. They will also study the development of religion in the UK from Medieval times as their Controlled Assessment, including a study of the ‘Crooked Spire.’



If you would like further information please contact...

Mr N Richardson

Lead Teacher of History