New GCSE Dance option available from September 2018
Huxlow Science College are excited to announce that a new GCSE option, Dance, is being introduced to the curriculum.
Current Year 8 students will be the first to be able to choose this qualification; they will begin the course in Year 9 (September 2018) and complete it in Year 11 (Summer 2021). Huxlow students can study A Level Dance or BTEC Performing Arts in the Sixth Form.
Our curriculum has been designed to deliver an exciting and stimulating five year progressive programme. We focus on key skills at Key Stage 3 for two years where we foster a love of learning through a broad and balanced curriculum.
Our Key Stage 4 programme is extended over three years to develop a deeper understanding and mastery of subjects at GCSE level, in order to achieve the highest outcomes and to aspire for every student to reach their potential.
- All students study English, Mathematics, Science, Religious Studies, Physical Education, French and Technology
- At Key Stage 3 (Years 7 and 8) students also study History, Geography, Music and Drama
- At Key Stage 4 (Years 9, 10 and 11), alongside our core subjects, students make a number of option choices from a range of subjects including History, Geography, Additional Sciences, Drama, Music, Examined Physical Education, Psychology, Business, Travel and Tourism, and Dance (from September 2018).
Our Key Stage 5 provision is delivered alongside our Partners – as part of The East Northamptonshire College (TENC) - The Ferrers School and The Rushden Academy. Our joint provision has the most comprehensive choice of subjects in the County, consisting of twenty nine A Levels plus ten BTEC additional Level 3 courses and four Level 2 post-sixteen options. Please visit www.tenconline.co.uk for further details.