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03/02/23

Here are just a couple of the Yr5 masterclasses that we have going on next month. If you have a child who is currently in Yr 5, why not give them the opportunity to Explore Aureus in the best way possible! Book their place now. Scan the QR codes for details. https://t.co/lBRcv5vsMc

26/01/23

The Teaching Awards Deadline for entry: 24th February The Teaching Awards is a fantastic way to raise the profile of the outstanding work that takes place in schools and colleges across the UK. https://t.co/Tt0v6U146W

20/01/23

This term Year 7 Dancers are learning choreography from Christopher Bruce’s “Swansong” 1987. They are enjoying exploring how they can incorporate a chair into their trio dance, whilst developing ways of using characterisation in the dance studio. https://t.co/RD8acRgA2d

19/01/23

Our Magistrates’ Mock Trial team are currently observing proceedings in Oxford Magistrates Court to help prepare for their upcoming debating competition. https://t.co/3hEkSShTdw

19/01/23

This week, a group of Yr10 girls went on a trip to the Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford.The girls had an opportunity to speak to Oxford students about their experiences. https://t.co/ZBApNrVLF4

17/01/23

Year 9 Parents and Carers! Please join us for year 9 Options evening tomorrow at 6.00pm in the main school hall. We look forward to seeing you there! https://t.co/Q8p9kKN5BP

17/01/23

Brilliant Club, Scholars Programme launch visit to Oxford University. https://t.co/ijhjrGhudc

17/01/23

Taking students to Oxford University for the launch of the Scholar’s Club! The students are super excited! So proud we are able to offer these provisions! https://t.co/T4bGZRFuUX

15/12/22

The Bookbuzz 2022 books are here! The Book Trust have selected a wide variety of titles, from non-fiction reads for curious minds to fast-paced page-turners to make sure that Bookbuzz has something for everyone. https://t.co/w5MWjsiCRv

08/12/22

Congratulations to our Yr11 boys' football team! They came out on top this week, in their first fixture this year against UTC. The final score was: 6-2 to Aureus https://t.co/SwMR7OzhEi

08/12/22

We welcomed year 5s from Aureus Primary School yesterday morning. They took part in a clay workshop with our Art Department. To tie in with their curriculum, they created ancient Egyptian themed trinket bowls. It was an absolute joy to work with such lovely students. https://t.co/cRkhPK3dtH

07/12/22

Just one day to go until our Wizard of Oz performances on Thursday and Friday evening! Refreshments will be available on both nights - cash only. https://t.co/QTEG7sPQFd

Curriculum Overview

Our Key Stage 3 Curriculum is delivered to our students in Year 7,8 and 9

All students experience a traditional and challenging curriculum and all learning is underpinned by our values-based, holistic education.

Our subjects

  • English Language and English Literature
  • Maths
  • Science - Biology, Chemistry and Physics
  • Computing
  • Humanities – History, Geography and Ethics & Philosophy are taught separately
  • French from year 7 - 9 with the possibility to take up Spanish or German as well at GCSE
  • Drama
  • PE
  • Dance
  • Art
  • Design Technology
  • Music

The formal curriculum is enhanced by our Inner Curriculum which includes:

  • Global Citizenship which integrates PSHE and SMSC
  • Careers Education and Guidance

Click here to view our KS3 Curriculum Information Video

Our Key Stage 4 Curriculum is designed to support all learners by keeping their curriculum broad and balanced.

Current Year 10 GCSE Options:

Compulsary Subjects Additional Subjects
GCSE English Language GCSE Art and Design
GCSE English Literature GCSE Computer Science
GCSE Mathematics GCSE Drama
GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics OR GCSE Music
GCSE Combined Science GCSE Spanish
  GCSE French
Core PE GCSE Ethics
Core RE/Ethics GCSE PE
  GCSE Media
  GCSE Geography
  GCSE History
  GCSE Business Studies
  GCSE Dance
  GCSE Sociology
  GCSE Textiles
  Creative iMedia
  VCert Health and Fitness
  BTEC Performinfg Arts
  BTEC Health and Social Care
  BTEC Catering and Hospitality
  BTEC Music
  Cambridge Nationals Interactive Media
  Cambridge National Sport Studies

 

Click here to view our KS4 Curriculum Information Video

 

If you would like to find out more about our Curriculum, please contact either the Lead Practitioner or Lead Teacher for the subject, or Mrs Powell. Our Staff contact details can be found here.


Please click here to view each subject overview